Music 1

An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians by Benjamin Franklin V

By Benjamin Franklin V

In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V files the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the 19th century to the current. The musicians diversity from the popular (James Brown, Dizzy Gillespie), to the awesome (Freddie eco-friendly, Josh White), to the mostly forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the imprecise (Lottie Frost Hightower, Horace “Spoons” Williams), to the unknown (Vince Arnold, Johnny Wilson).

Though the time period “jazz” is usually understood, if tough to outline, “blues” has advanced through the years to incorporate rhythm and blues, doo-wop, and soul track. Performers in those genres are represented, as are participants of the Jenkins Orphanage bands of Charleston. the quantity additionally treats nineteenth-century musicians who played what should be known as proto-jazz or proto-blues in string bands, drugs indicates, vaudeville, and the like.

Organized alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster younger, the book’s entries comprise simple biographical info, South Carolina flats, occupation info, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band contributors, movies, awards, websites, and lists of assets for extra interpreting. Franklin has ensured biographical accuracy to the best measure attainable via consulting such assets because the census, army registers, passport functions, and different public records together with, while legislations accredited, loss of life certificate. info in those files accepted him to dispel myths and proper incorrect information that experience surrounded South Carolina’s musical heritage for generations.

Show description

Read or Download An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians PDF

Similar music_1 books

Sound Innovations for Concert Band: Ensemble Development for Advanced Concert Band - Baritone B. C.: Chorales and Warm-up Exercises for Tone, Technique ... (Sound Innovations Series for Band)

Sound options: Ensemble improvement for complicated live performance Band builds upon the ideas in Ensemble improvement for Intermediate live performance Band with 399 new workouts which are extra technically and musically not easy, together with over 70 chorales written by means of a few of brand new most famous composers for live performance band, together with: Roland Barrett, Chris Bernotas, Andrew Boysen, Ralph Ford, Rossano Galante, David Gillingham, Stephen Melillo, Robert Sheldon,Todd Stalter, Jack Stamp, Randall Standridge, and Michael tale.

The Science of Music (The New Millennium NoteBooks Book 9)

Song has been in simple terms considered and enjoyed as an paintings shape some time past. This needs to swap and it needs to be raised up at present to its actual place because the Father of all technology. •The technology of tune is a technology of unification there's a manner, via song, to speak with all kingdoms. this fashion may be given during the Vibratory Charts that might pop out of the technological know-how of tune.

U2. The name of love: Testi commentati (Italian Edition)

"Tutto quello che sai è sbagliato. Alzati, through le lacrime, lascia il tuo paese. Cos'è che vedi? Né passato né futuro, bottiglie frantumate sotto i piedi dei bambini, l'angelo senza nome che precipita a terra da un cielo rosso sangue: l'affascinante discarica della storia. Forse è una telefonata dall'inferno, ma non è un addio.

A Sequel to Music Calisthenics for Brass

(Instructional). This e-book is a continuation of Musical Calisthenics for Brass , authored by way of Carmine Caruso. This re-creation compiled by way of Caruso's pupil Dominic Derasse will be approached simply after the finishing touch of the unique process. Derasse writes "the most crucial factor I discovered from Carmine was once how you can train myself.

Extra resources for An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.69 of 5 – based on 19 votes