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Profiles in jazz

from Sidney Bechet to John Coltrane

by Raymond Horricks

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by Transaction Publishers in New Brunswick, U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz musicians -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Discography: p. 257-267.

    StatementRaymond Horricks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML394 .H67 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1531857M
    ISBN 100887384323
    LC Control Number91009434

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