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The Resource And they all sang : adventures of an eclectic disc jockey, Studs Terkel

And they all sang : adventures of an eclectic disc jockey, Studs Terkel

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And they all sang : adventures of an eclectic disc jockey
Title
And they all sang
Title remainder
adventures of an eclectic disc jockey
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Studs Terkel
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Language
eng
Summary
  • A half-century of previously unpublished interviews with legendary musicians, in a brand-new book from America's foremost oral historian "I'm one of these people that thinks that everybody has certain gifts, you know, when they're bornỈ used to play the guitar when I was ten, you know. So I figured maybe my thing is playing the guitar, maybe that's my little gift."B̮ob Dylan, interviewed in 1963, from And They All Sang Throughout the second half of the twentieth century, Pulitzer Prize-winning oral historian Studs Terkel hosted a legendary daily radio program on WFMT in Chicago, presenting listeners with his inimitable take on a wide range of music from classical opera to jazz, blues, gospel, folk, and rock. His latest work of oral history shows us this completely different side of Studs Terkelt̮hat of a brilliant and far-ranging musicologist
  • And They All Sang features over forty conversations with some of the greatest musical luminaries of the past century: rock icons Bob Dylan and Janis Joplin, influential folk singer Pete Seeger, jazz geniuses Louis Armstrong and Dizzy Gillespie, composers Aaron Copland and Leonard Bernstein, classical musicians Andres Segovia and Ravi Shankar, legendary opera divas Rosa Raisa and Edith Mason, and gospel giants Thomas A. Dorsey and Mahalia Jackson. Transcending genres and generations, Studs Terkel goes behind the music and doesn't miss a beat. Musicians featured include: Marian Anderson, Louis Armstrong, Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland, Bob Dylan, Dizzy Gillespie, Woody Guthrie, Mahalia Jackson, Janis Joplin, Keith Jarrett, Alan Lomax, Catherine Malfitano, Jean Ritchie, Pete Seeger, Ravi Shankar, Richard Tucker
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Summary
A selection of forty previously unpublished interviews with musicians from the past half-century includes the Pulitzer Prize-winning oral historian's discussions with such figures as Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, and Louis Armstrong
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http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
186808
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
780/.92/2
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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adventures of an eclectic disc jockey
Label
And they all sang : adventures of an eclectic disc jockey, Studs Terkel
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 301 pages
Isbn
9781595580030
Lccn
2005043866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm58728725
  • OCoLC
Label
And they all sang : adventures of an eclectic disc jockey, Studs Terkel
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 301 pages
Isbn
9781595580030
Lccn
2005043866
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm58728725
  • OCoLC

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