Musicians & Composers of the 20th Century: Paul Desmond-Joan Jett
Alfred William Cramer
Salem Press, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 360 pages
Benny Goodman, Dizzy Gillespie, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain...these are the people who helped shape the history of music. Their stories and others are told in Musicians and Composers of the 20th Century. This five volume set offers biographical and critical essays on over 600 musicians in just about every genre imaginable, from Accordion Players to Musical Theater Composers to World Music, and everything in between.
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