Artie Shaw Talking

Artie Shaw Talking

by Aram Saroyan
     
 

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The legendary clarinetist and Swing Band leader Artie Shaw talks for the first time with great candor about his musical career at its height, his famous marriages to Lana Turner and Ava Gardner, psychoanalysis, MGM, Roy Eldridge, marijuana and McCarthyism. An intimate self-portrait by the reclusive Shaw drawn from recorded conversations with Aram Saroyan, his friend

Overview

The legendary clarinetist and Swing Band leader Artie Shaw talks for the first time with great candor about his musical career at its height, his famous marriages to Lana Turner and Ava Gardner, psychoanalysis, MGM, Roy Eldridge, marijuana and McCarthyism. An intimate self-portrait by the reclusive Shaw drawn from recorded conversations with Aram Saroyan, his friend and neighbor during the late 1980s in Southern California.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781257730506
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
10/18/2011
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
126 KB

Meet the Author

Aram Saroyan's other Nook titles include Trio, My Own Avedon, The Street, and Rancho Mirage. His website is aramsaroyan.com.

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