Synopses & Reviews
Covering the gamut from Duke Ellington to Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, this complete guide includes photos and memorabilia capturing the essence of swing, plus thoughtful essays, bios, and reviews. 64 photos.
Incorporating history along with the many reviews, this guide covers every era of swing music, from the classic age of Ellington, to the retro-swing of groups like Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. Profiles of over 500 swing musicians, arranged by specialty such as trumpeters, drummers, and vocalists, are combi
Includes bibliographical references, discographies, and index.