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Swing Along: The Musical Life of Will Marion Cook

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Renowned today as a prominent African-American in Music Theater and the Arts community, composer, conductor, and violinist Will Marion Cook was a key figure in the development of American music from the 1890s to the 1920s. In this insightful biography, Marva Griffin Carter offers the first definitive look at this pivotal life's story, drawing on both Cook's unfinished ...more
Hardcover, 184 pages
Published September 11th 2008 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 1st 2008)
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Solid PhD on a fascinating character whose work deserves the attention it gets here.
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