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Gallert, Jim, 1950-(Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 0472097652 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0472067656 (paper : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 239 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2001.

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Includes discography (p. 213-214) and indexes.
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Music of black Detroit before big band jazz -- ... Read More
Subject: Jazz > Michigan > Detroit > History and criticism.

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Before Motown : A History of Jazz in Detroit, 1920-60
Before Motown : A History of Jazz in Detroit, 1920-60
by Bjorn, Lars; Gallert, Jim
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Before Motown : A History of Jazz in Detroit, 1920-60

SectionSection DescriptionPage Number
Introductionp. xiii
The Music of Black Detroit before Big Band Jazzp. 3
Detroit and the Creation of Big Band Jazzp. 23
The 1930s: Paradise Valley Daysp. 37
Detroit and the Birth of Bopp. 61
West Side Modern: Detroit Jazz Clubs in the 1950sp. 105
The 1950s: The Golden Age of Jazz in Detroitp. 123
Detroit Rhythm and Blues: From Jump Blues to Motownp. 169
The Social History of Detroit Jazz: A Summaryp. 205
Appendix A.List of Interviewsp. 209
Appendix B.Library Resources Usedp. 211
Appendix C.List of Recommended CDsp. 213
Appendix D.Detroit Jazz Spots, 1920-60p. 215
Appendix E.Abbreviations Used in Photo Captionsp. 217
Name Indexp. 219
Subject Indexp. 233

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