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A biographical guide to the great jazz and pop singers, Will Friedwald

Label
A biographical guide to the great jazz and pop singers
Title
A biographical guide to the great jazz and pop singers
Statement of responsibility
Will Friedwald
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1961-
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Friedwald, Will
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Jazz singers
  • Jazz
  • Singers
  • Popular music
Label
A biographical guide to the great jazz and pop singers, Will Friedwald
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Individual Artists -- Lorez Alexandria -- Ernestine Anderson -- Ivie Anderson -- Julie Andrews -- The Andrews Sisters -- Harold Arlen -- Lil Hardin Armstrong -- Louis Armstrong -- Fred Astaire -- Gene Austin -- Harry Babbitt -- Mildred Bailey -- Pearl Bailey -- Chet Baker -- Josephine Baker -- Tex Beneke -- Tony Bennett -- Andy Bey -- Connee Boswell and the Boswell Sisters -- Al Bowlly -- Dee Dee Bridgewater -- Hadda Brooks -- Cleo Brown -- Michael Buble -- Jackie Cain -- Ann Hampton Callaway -- Cab Calloway -- Eddie Cantor -- Una Mae Carlisle -- Hoagy Carmichael -- Barbara Carroll -- Betty Carter -- Ray Charles -- June Christy -- Peter Cincotti -- Buddy Clark -- Rosemary Clooney -- Freddy Cole -- Nat King Cole -- Natalie Cole -- Russ Columbo -- Perry Como -- Eric Comstock -- Harry Connick, Jr. -- Chris Connor -- Barbara Cook -- Sam Cooke -- Sir Noel Coward -- Bing Crosby -- Jamie Cullum -- Vic Damone -- Bobby Darin -- Sammy Davis Jr -- Doris Day -- Blossom Dearie -- Matt Dennis -- Johnny Desmond -- Marlene Dietrich -- Alfred Drake -- Jimmy Durante -- Bob Dylan -- Ray Eberle -- Bob Eberly -- Billy Eckstine -- Cliff Edwards -- Kurt Elling -- Ruth Etting -- Alice Faye -- Michael Feinstein -- Gracie Fields -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Helen Forrest -- Aretha Franklin -- Judy Garland -- Eydie Gorme -- Robert Goulet -- Buddy Greco -- Adelaide Hall -- Annette Hanshaw -- Mary Cleere Haran -- Allan Harris -- Marion Harris -- Johnny Hartman -- Dick Haymes -- Bill Henderson -- Woody Herman -- Al Hibbler -- Billie Holiday -- Shirley Horn -- Lena Horne -- Helen Humes -- Hutch (Leslie Hutchinson) -- Betty Hutton -- Marion Hutton -- Alberta Hunter -- Mahalia Jackson -- Eddie Jefferson -- Herb Jeffries -- Clarence Johnstone -- Al Jolson -- Etta Jones -- Jack Jones -- Louis Jordan -- Sheila Jordan -- Kitty Kallen -- Howard Keel -- Teddi King -- Eartha Kitt -- Irene Kral -- Roy Kral -- Diana Krall -- Cleo Laine -- Frankie Laine -- Lambert, Hendricks & Ross -- Dorothy Lamour -- Turner Layton -- Steve Lawrence -- Barbara Lea -- Julia Lee -- Peggy Lee -- Abbey Lincoln -- Julie London -- Nick Lucas -- Nellie Lutcher -- Gloria Lynne -- Gordon MacRae -- Kevin Mahogany -- Andrea Marcovicci -- Dean Martin -- Mary Martin -- Johnny Mathis -- Susannah McCorkle -- Audra McDonald -- Ray McKinley -- Carmen McRae -- Johnny Mercer -- Mabel Mercer -- Ethel Merman -- Helen Merrill -- The Mills Brothers -- Guy Mitchell -- Matt Monro -- Joe Mooney -- Helen Morgan -- Lee Morse -- Mark Murphy -- Rose Murphy -- Anita O'Day -- Patti Page -- Jackie Paris -- King Pleasure -- Elvis Presley -- Louis Prima -- Arthur Prysock -- John Raitt -- Ramona -- Lou Rawls -- Johnnie Ray -- Martha Raye -- Della Reese -- Dianne Reeves -- Irene Reid -- Ann Richards -- Jimmy Rushing -- (Little) Jimmy Scott -- Daryl sherman -- Dinah shore -- Bobby Short -- Nina Simone -- Ginny Simms -- Frank Sinatra -- Carol Sloane -- Bessie Smith -- Kate Smith -- Jeri Southern -- Jo Stafford -- Kay Starr -- Dakota Staton -- Barbra Streisand -- Maxine Sullivan -- Sylvia Syms -- Jack Teagarden -- Shirley Temple -- Teri Thornton -- Martha Tilton -- Mel Torme -- Sophie Tucker -- George "Bon Bon" Tunnell -- Rudy Vallee -- Sarah Vaughan -- Bea Wain -- Fats Waller -- Helen Ward -- Dinah Washington -- Ethel Waters -- Elishabeth Welch -- Margaret Whiting -- Lee Wiley -- Andy Williams -- Hank Williams -- Joe Williams -- Cassandra Wilson -- Julie Wilson -- Nancy Wilson -- Edythe Wright -- Multiple Artists -- The Birth of the Croon: Cliff Edwards, Nick Lucas, Rudy Vallee, and Russ Columbo -- Torch Singers and Flappers: Marion Harris, Ruth Etting, Helen Morgan, and Annette Hanshaw -- African Americans Abroad: Adelaide Hall, Josephine Baker, Elisabeth Welch, and Alberta Hunter -- There'll Always Be an England: Hutch, Layton & Johnstone, and Gracie Fields -- Female Band Singers I---Benny's Babes: Helen Ward, Martha Tilton, an Helen Forrest -- Sing a Song of Ellington: Ivie Anderson, Herb Jeffries, and Al Hibbler -- Sing a Song of Miller---Male (Mostly) Band Singers I: Bob Eberly, Ray Eberle, (Marion Hutton), Johnny Desmond, Tex Beneke, and Ray McKinley -- Singing Songwriters: Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Arlen, and Johnny Mercer -- Female Band Singers II---Big Bands into Pop: Edythe Wright, Bea Wain, Ginny Simms, and Kitty Kallen -- Male Band Singers II---Exceptional Boychicks: Harry Babbitt and George "Bon Bon" Tunnell -- Hollywood Divas: Alice Faye, Dorothy Lamour, Shirley Temple, and Betty Hutton -- Two Inimitables: Noel Coward and Marlene Dietrich -- Fat's Femme Followers: Lee Morse, Ramona, Cleo Brown, Lil Hardin Armstrong, Una Mae Carlisle, Julia Lee, Nellie Lutcher, Rose Murphy, and Hadda Brooks -- Big Pop (Male): Frankie Laine, Johnnie Ray, Guy Mitchell, Johnny Mathis, and Andy Williams -- Hipsters and Bopsters: King Pleasure, Eddie Jefferson, Jackie Cain, Roy Kral, Irene Kral, Ann Richards, and Cleo Laine -- Lee Wiley's Boston Connection: Teddi King and Barbara Lea -- Leading Ladies: Barbara Cook and Julie Andrews -- Leading Men---In Defense of the Broadway Baritone: Alfred Drake, John Raitt, Gordon MacRae, Howard Keel, and Robert Goulet -- Dinah's Daughters----Soulful Ladies and Local Favorites: Etta Jones, Gloria Lynne, Teri Thornton, Irene Reid, and Lorez Alexandria -- Two Soulful Gentlemen: Sam Cooke and Lou Rawls -- Blossom's Buds and Dearie's Daughters: Barbara Carroll, Daryl Sherman, and Ann Hampton Callaway -- Rock Goes Standards!: From Connie Francis to Rod Stewart -- Dynasty: Freddy Cole and Natalie Cole -- Contemporary Male Jazz Singers: Allan Harris, Kevin Mahogany, and Kurt Elling -- Contemporary Cabaret: Andrea Marcovicci, Mary Cleere Haran, Michael Feinstein, and Eric Comstock -- Harry Connick Jr. and the Retro Crooner Boychicks: Harry Connick Jr., Michael Buble, Jamie Cullum, and Peter Cincotti -- Extras -- Folk Rock: Bob Dylan -- Gospel: Mahalia Jackson -- Rock'n' Roll: Elvis Presley -- Blues: Bessie Smith -- Country and Western: Hank Williams
Control code
ocn458892544
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xiii, 811 p.
Isbn
9780375421495
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009044405
System control number
(OCoLC)458892544
Label
A biographical guide to the great jazz and pop singers, Will Friedwald
Publication
Contents
Individual Artists -- Lorez Alexandria -- Ernestine Anderson -- Ivie Anderson -- Julie Andrews -- The Andrews Sisters -- Harold Arlen -- Lil Hardin Armstrong -- Louis Armstrong -- Fred Astaire -- Gene Austin -- Harry Babbitt -- Mildred Bailey -- Pearl Bailey -- Chet Baker -- Josephine Baker -- Tex Beneke -- Tony Bennett -- Andy Bey -- Connee Boswell and the Boswell Sisters -- Al Bowlly -- Dee Dee Bridgewater -- Hadda Brooks -- Cleo Brown -- Michael Buble -- Jackie Cain -- Ann Hampton Callaway -- Cab Calloway -- Eddie Cantor -- Una Mae Carlisle -- Hoagy Carmichael -- Barbara Carroll -- Betty Carter -- Ray Charles -- June Christy -- Peter Cincotti -- Buddy Clark -- Rosemary Clooney -- Freddy Cole -- Nat King Cole -- Natalie Cole -- Russ Columbo -- Perry Como -- Eric Comstock -- Harry Connick, Jr. -- Chris Connor -- Barbara Cook -- Sam Cooke -- Sir Noel Coward -- Bing Crosby -- Jamie Cullum -- Vic Damone -- Bobby Darin -- Sammy Davis Jr -- Doris Day -- Blossom Dearie -- Matt Dennis -- Johnny Desmond -- Marlene Dietrich -- Alfred Drake -- Jimmy Durante -- Bob Dylan -- Ray Eberle -- Bob Eberly -- Billy Eckstine -- Cliff Edwards -- Kurt Elling -- Ruth Etting -- Alice Faye -- Michael Feinstein -- Gracie Fields -- Ella Fitzgerald -- Helen Forrest -- Aretha Franklin -- Judy Garland -- Eydie Gorme -- Robert Goulet -- Buddy Greco -- Adelaide Hall -- Annette Hanshaw -- Mary Cleere Haran -- Allan Harris -- Marion Harris -- Johnny Hartman -- Dick Haymes -- Bill Henderson -- Woody Herman -- Al Hibbler -- Billie Holiday -- Shirley Horn -- Lena Horne -- Helen Humes -- Hutch (Leslie Hutchinson) -- Betty Hutton -- Marion Hutton -- Alberta Hunter -- Mahalia Jackson -- Eddie Jefferson -- Herb Jeffries -- Clarence Johnstone -- Al Jolson -- Etta Jones -- Jack Jones -- Louis Jordan -- Sheila Jordan -- Kitty Kallen -- Howard Keel -- Teddi King -- Eartha Kitt -- Irene Kral -- Roy Kral -- Diana Krall -- Cleo Laine -- Frankie Laine -- Lambert, Hendricks & Ross -- Dorothy Lamour -- Turner Layton -- Steve Lawrence -- Barbara Lea -- Julia Lee -- Peggy Lee -- Abbey Lincoln -- Julie London -- Nick Lucas -- Nellie Lutcher -- Gloria Lynne -- Gordon MacRae -- Kevin Mahogany -- Andrea Marcovicci -- Dean Martin -- Mary Martin -- Johnny Mathis -- Susannah McCorkle -- Audra McDonald -- Ray McKinley -- Carmen McRae -- Johnny Mercer -- Mabel Mercer -- Ethel Merman -- Helen Merrill -- The Mills Brothers -- Guy Mitchell -- Matt Monro -- Joe Mooney -- Helen Morgan -- Lee Morse -- Mark Murphy -- Rose Murphy -- Anita O'Day -- Patti Page -- Jackie Paris -- King Pleasure -- Elvis Presley -- Louis Prima -- Arthur Prysock -- John Raitt -- Ramona -- Lou Rawls -- Johnnie Ray -- Martha Raye -- Della Reese -- Dianne Reeves -- Irene Reid -- Ann Richards -- Jimmy Rushing -- (Little) Jimmy Scott -- Daryl sherman -- Dinah shore -- Bobby Short -- Nina Simone -- Ginny Simms -- Frank Sinatra -- Carol Sloane -- Bessie Smith -- Kate Smith -- Jeri Southern -- Jo Stafford -- Kay Starr -- Dakota Staton -- Barbra Streisand -- Maxine Sullivan -- Sylvia Syms -- Jack Teagarden -- Shirley Temple -- Teri Thornton -- Martha Tilton -- Mel Torme -- Sophie Tucker -- George "Bon Bon" Tunnell -- Rudy Vallee -- Sarah Vaughan -- Bea Wain -- Fats Waller -- Helen Ward -- Dinah Washington -- Ethel Waters -- Elishabeth Welch -- Margaret Whiting -- Lee Wiley -- Andy Williams -- Hank Williams -- Joe Williams -- Cassandra Wilson -- Julie Wilson -- Nancy Wilson -- Edythe Wright -- Multiple Artists -- The Birth of the Croon: Cliff Edwards, Nick Lucas, Rudy Vallee, and Russ Columbo -- Torch Singers and Flappers: Marion Harris, Ruth Etting, Helen Morgan, and Annette Hanshaw -- African Americans Abroad: Adelaide Hall, Josephine Baker, Elisabeth Welch, and Alberta Hunter -- There'll Always Be an England: Hutch, Layton & Johnstone, and Gracie Fields -- Female Band Singers I---Benny's Babes: Helen Ward, Martha Tilton, an Helen Forrest -- Sing a Song of Ellington: Ivie Anderson, Herb Jeffries, and Al Hibbler -- Sing a Song of Miller---Male (Mostly) Band Singers I: Bob Eberly, Ray Eberle, (Marion Hutton), Johnny Desmond, Tex Beneke, and Ray McKinley -- Singing Songwriters: Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Arlen, and Johnny Mercer -- Female Band Singers II---Big Bands into Pop: Edythe Wright, Bea Wain, Ginny Simms, and Kitty Kallen -- Male Band Singers II---Exceptional Boychicks: Harry Babbitt and George "Bon Bon" Tunnell -- Hollywood Divas: Alice Faye, Dorothy Lamour, Shirley Temple, and Betty Hutton -- Two Inimitables: Noel Coward and Marlene Dietrich -- Fat's Femme Followers: Lee Morse, Ramona, Cleo Brown, Lil Hardin Armstrong, Una Mae Carlisle, Julia Lee, Nellie Lutcher, Rose Murphy, and Hadda Brooks -- Big Pop (Male): Frankie Laine, Johnnie Ray, Guy Mitchell, Johnny Mathis, and Andy Williams -- Hipsters and Bopsters: King Pleasure, Eddie Jefferson, Jackie Cain, Roy Kral, Irene Kral, Ann Richards, and Cleo Laine -- Lee Wiley's Boston Connection: Teddi King and Barbara Lea -- Leading Ladies: Barbara Cook and Julie Andrews -- Leading Men---In Defense of the Broadway Baritone: Alfred Drake, John Raitt, Gordon MacRae, Howard Keel, and Robert Goulet -- Dinah's Daughters----Soulful Ladies and Local Favorites: Etta Jones, Gloria Lynne, Teri Thornton, Irene Reid, and Lorez Alexandria -- Two Soulful Gentlemen: Sam Cooke and Lou Rawls -- Blossom's Buds and Dearie's Daughters: Barbara Carroll, Daryl Sherman, and Ann Hampton Callaway -- Rock Goes Standards!: From Connie Francis to Rod Stewart -- Dynasty: Freddy Cole and Natalie Cole -- Contemporary Male Jazz Singers: Allan Harris, Kevin Mahogany, and Kurt Elling -- Contemporary Cabaret: Andrea Marcovicci, Mary Cleere Haran, Michael Feinstein, and Eric Comstock -- Harry Connick Jr. and the Retro Crooner Boychicks: Harry Connick Jr., Michael Buble, Jamie Cullum, and Peter Cincotti -- Extras -- Folk Rock: Bob Dylan -- Gospel: Mahalia Jackson -- Rock'n' Roll: Elvis Presley -- Blues: Bessie Smith -- Country and Western: Hank Williams
Control code
ocn458892544
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
xiii, 811 p.
Isbn
9780375421495
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009044405
System control number
(OCoLC)458892544

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