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Stormy Weather: The Music and Lives of a Century of Jazzwomen

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This book delves into the history of the involvement of women in jazz. It covers how women participated in the music as well as in-depth interviews, and also includes a discography of recordings by female artists. Dahl boldy goes where no man (or woman) has gone before. For people who love jazz...who get bleak when they think of what happened to Billie Holiday, this is their book. - Los Angeles Times Book Review

Synopsis:

Lindha Dahl offers a carefully researched survey of female participation in the history of jazz with indepth interviews and profiles of representative individuals. Includes an extensive discography and index.

Description:

Discography: p. 307-354. Bibliography: p. 355-359.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780879101282
Subtitle:
The Music and Lives of a Century of Jazzwomen
Author:
Dahl, Linda
Publisher:
Limelight Editions
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Jazz
Subject:
Popular
Subject:
Jazz musicians
Subject:
Women musicians
Subject:
Women jazz musicians
Subject:
Women jazz musicians -- United States.
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Jazz
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Pop Vocal
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st Limelight ed.
Edition Description:
Limelight
Series Volume:
2
Publication Date:
August 2004
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
371
Dimensions:
9.28x6.09x1.15 in. 1.39 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Lindha Dahl offers a carefully researched survey of female participation in the history of jazz with indepth interviews and profiles of representative individuals. Includes an extensive discography and index.
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