THE JAZZ RECORD BOOK by Charles Edward & others Smith

THE JAZZ RECORD BOOK

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KIRKUS REVIEW

With selective lists of recordings, bibliography and index, this is more than just a record book for it includes a history of jazz and its makers, from early New Orleans days and music, to present day big name bands, individual musicians, types and styles of playing, technical factors, different instruments and orchestrations, arrangers and . It includes piano, instrumental, voice, blues and boogiewoogie, and is an excellent handbook for hot music fans. Good companion to David Hall's The Record Book published by this same publisher.

Publisher: Smith & Durrell