The Resource Something to live for : the music of Billy Strayhorn, Walter van de Leur, (electronic book)

Something to live for : the music of Billy Strayhorn, Walter van de Leur, (electronic book)

Label
Something to live for : the music of Billy Strayhorn
Title
Something to live for
Title remainder
the music of Billy Strayhorn
Statement of responsibility
Walter van de Leur
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Walter van de Leur traces the origins of Billy Strayhorn's music, with its roots in European and American idioms, and uncovers hitherto unknown works that cast a new light on his development as a composer and orchestrator
Member of
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Leur, Walter van de
Dewey number
781.655092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.S9325
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Strayhorn, Billy
  • Ellington, Duke
Target audience
specialized
Label
Something to live for : the music of Billy Strayhorn, Walter van de Leur, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-314), discography (p. [194]-254), and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Fantastic rhythm : the Pittsburgh years -- The renaissance of arranging : first works for and with Duke Ellington -- The Strayhorn effect : a new way of writing for jazz orchestra -- Thinking with the ear : Strayhorn's musical fingerprints -- Writing and arranging companion : credited and uncredited collaborations -- "He is he and I am me" : the Ellington-Strayhorn collaboration -- Wounded love : away from the Ellington organization -- Masterpieces by Strayhorn : writing for albums -- The whodunit game : the mature style of Billy Strayhorn -- North by southwest : the final years
Control code
MIU01000000000000012809461
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 328 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Something to live for : the music of Billy Strayhorn, Walter van de Leur, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-314), discography (p. [194]-254), and index
Color
mixed
Contents
Fantastic rhythm : the Pittsburgh years -- The renaissance of arranging : first works for and with Duke Ellington -- The Strayhorn effect : a new way of writing for jazz orchestra -- Thinking with the ear : Strayhorn's musical fingerprints -- Writing and arranging companion : credited and uncredited collaborations -- "He is he and I am me" : the Ellington-Strayhorn collaboration -- Wounded love : away from the Ellington organization -- Masterpieces by Strayhorn : writing for albums -- The whodunit game : the mature style of Billy Strayhorn -- North by southwest : the final years
Control code
MIU01000000000000012809461
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxiii, 328 p.
File format
multiple file formats
Governing access note
ACLS e-books permit unlimited multi-user access
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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