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Louis Armstrong and Paul Whiteman

Two Kings of Jazz

by Joshua Berrett

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Composers & Musicians - Jazz,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • 1890-1967,
  • 1901-1971,
  • Armstrong, Louis,,
  • Biography,
  • Jazz musicians,
  • United States,
  • Whiteman, Paul,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9866273M
    ISBN 100300103840
    ISBN 109780300103847

      Body and Soul eBook: Benny Goodman, Johnny Green, Louis Armstrong, Paul Whiteman: : Kindle StoreAuthor: Benny Goodman, Johnny Green, Louis Armstrong. Weldon Leo "Jack" Teagarden (Aug – Janu ) was an American jazz trombonist and singer. According to critic Scott Yannow of Allmusic, Teagarden was the preeminent American jazz trombone player before the bebop era of the s and "one of the best jazz singers too". Teagarden's early career was as a sideman with the likes of Paul Whiteman and lifelong friend Louis Armstrong.

      Whiteman was the most popular band leader for years, often racking up six or seven of the best-selling records-of-the-year during the s and s. In fact, the Joel Whitburn book, A Century of Pop Music, lists no less than 78 Whiteman records among . LOUIS ARMSTRONG & PAUL WHITEMAN LOUIS ARMSTRONG & PAUL WHITEMAN TWO KINGS OF JAZZ JOSHUA BERRETT YALE UNIVERSITY PRESS / NEW HAVEN & LONDON Published with assistance from the foundation established in memory of Philip Hamilton McMillan of the Class of .

    James Fletcher Hamilton Henderson (Decem – Decem ) was an American pianist, bandleader, arranger and composer, important in the development of big band jazz and swing was one of the most prolific black musical arrangers and, along with Duke Ellington, is considered one of the most influential arrangers and bandleaders in jazz history. The Jazz Age Popular Music in the 's (Book): Shaw, Arnold: F. Scott Fitzgerald named it, Louis Armstrong launched it, Paul Whiteman and Fletcher Henderson orchestrated it, and now Arnold Shaw chronicles this fabulous era in The Jazz Age. Spicing his account with lively anecdotes and inside stories, he describes the astonishing outpouring of significant musical innovations that emerged.


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A dual biography of two great innovators in the history of jazz. One was black, one was white—one is now legendary, the other nearly forgotten. In Louis Armstrong and Paul Whiteman thejazz scholar Joshua Berrett offers a provocative revision of the history of early jazz by focusing on two of its most notable practitioners—Whiteman, legendary in his day, and Armstrong, a legend ever.

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In Louis Armstrong and Paul Whiteman the jazz scholar Joshua Berrett offers a provocative revision. Louis Armstrong and Paul Whiteman Book Description: In Louis Armstrong and Paul Whiteman the jazz scholar Joshua Berrett offers a provocative revision of the history of early jazz by focusing on two of its most notable practitioners-Whiteman, legendary in his day, and Armstrong, a legend ever Whiteman's fame was unmatched throughout the twenties.

In Louis Armstrong and Paul Whiteman the jazz scholar Joshua Berrett offers a provocative revision of the history of early jazz by focusing on two of its most notable practitioners Whiteman, legendary in his day, and Armstrong, a legend ever since.

Paul Whiteman’s fame was unmatched throughout the twenties. Bix Beiderbecke, Bing Crosby, and Jimmy and Tommy Dorsey honed their craft on his bandstand. Celebrated as the King of Jazz”. Louis Armstrong & Paul Whiteman: Two Kings of Jazz, by Joshua Berrett. Yale University Press (P.O.

BoxNew Haven, CT ), pp. $ This book provides a fascinating picture of two towering figures in the development of jazz: one, Paul Whiteman, is now largely overlooked in favor of Louis Armstrong, typically seen as the "King. In this slim but dense "dual biography," Berrett (The Louis Armstrong Companion) attempts to explain why Whiteman has been forgotten and why that is a mistake.

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ISBN Louis Armstrong has been rightly hailed as the most important figure in early jazz for almost as long as Paul Whiteman, once its biggest star, has been denied his due.

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Louis Armstrong & Paul Whiteman: Two Kings of Jazz Joshua Berrett Yale University Press ISBN The worst thing that ever happened to Paul Whiteman's legacy was the film that dubbed him "the King of Jazz.".

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Paul Whiteman's fame was unmatched throughout the twenties. Bix Beiderbecke, Bing Crosby, and. Jazz and freemasonry are unlikely bedfellows, but in the s, the secret society became the world’s largest fraternity for black men, among them Duke Ellington and Sun Ra, writes John Lewis.