Black Bottom Stomp: Eight Masters of Ragtime and Early Jazz

Black Bottom Stomp: Eight Masters of Ragtime and Early Jazz

by David A. Jasen, Gene Jones
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415936411

ISBN-13: 9780415936415

Pub. Date: 09/28/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Black Bottom Stomp tells the compelling stories of the lives and times of nine seminal figures in American music history, including Scott Joplin, Louis Armstrong, and Jelly Roll Morton.

Overview

Black Bottom Stomp tells the compelling stories of the lives and times of nine seminal figures in American music history, including Scott Joplin, Louis Armstrong, and Jelly Roll Morton.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415936415
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/2001
Series:
Media and Popular Culture Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations Acknowledgments Prelude Introduction: Tom Turpin and the Birth of Ragtime 1. Scott Joplin "The Entertainer" 2. Eubie Blake "Charleston Rag" 3. Luckey Roberts "Pork and Beans" 4. James P. Johnson "Carolina Shout" 5. Willie the Lion Smith "Finger Buster" 6. Fats Waller "Handful of Keys" 7. Jelly Roll Morton "Mr. Jelly Lord" 8. Louis Armstrong "Cornet Chop Suey" Select Bibliography Index of Music Titles General Index

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