Benny Goodman

Benny Goodman

by Joanne Mattern

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781612282695
Publisher: Mitchell Lane Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 06/01/2012
Series: Mitchell Lane Music History Series
Pages: 47
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chapter 1

An Overnight Success? 5

The Golden Age of Radio 9

Chapter 2

Hard Times 11

Hull House 13

Chapter 3

The Kid in Short Pants" 17

Dixieland Jazz 21

Chapter 4

A Rocket Ride to Fame 23

Big Bands and Big Bandleaders 31

Chapter 5

Beyond Swing 33

What Is Bebop? 39

Chronology 40

Discography 41

Chapter Notes 42

Further Reading 44

Books 44

Works Consulted 44

On the Internet 45

Glossary 46

Index 47

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