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George Russell: The Story of an American Composer
From inauspicious beginnings as an adopted child in 1920's Cincinnati, George Russell overcame ill-health and transcended racism to become recognized as a unique figure in jazz: a major composer, bandleader, professor, and the music's leading theoretician. The author of The Lydian Chromatic Concept of Tonal Organization and composer of a significant body of small group and ...more
Hardcover, 373 pages
Published January 1st 2010 by Scarecrow Press
(first published December 17th 2009)
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