Black Gypsy: The Recordings of Eddie South: An Annotated Discography and Itinerary

Black Gypsy: The Recordings of Eddie South: An Annotated Discography and Itinerary

by Anthony Barnett
     
 


Music. African-American Studies. This annotated, in-depth discography and itinerary of Eddie South, the jazz violin virtuoso, includes a cassette of SELECTED TEST AND BROADCAST PERFORMANCES 1927-1953. The book includes numerous publicity and candid photographs of South throughout his career, along with reproductions of his playbills and album covers. Eddie South…  See more details below

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Music. African-American Studies. This annotated, in-depth discography and itinerary of Eddie South, the jazz violin virtuoso, includes a cassette of SELECTED TEST AND BROADCAST PERFORMANCES 1927-1953. The book includes numerous publicity and candid photographs of South throughout his career, along with reproductions of his playbills and album covers. Eddie South (1904-1962) was the foremost classically trained African-American violinist of the early jazz and the swing-to-bebop periods. He first recorded in 1923 and made his last recording in 1959, collaborating, along the way, with such notables as Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelly.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780907954262
Publisher:
Allardyce, Barnett
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Pages:
121

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