Alec Wilder and his friends: the words and sounds of Marian McPartland, Mabel Mercer, Marie Marcus, Bobby Hackett, Tony Bennett, Ruby Braff, Bob and Ray, Blossom Dearie, and Alec Wilder

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Da Capo Press, 1983 - Music - 205 pages
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A wonderful biography (tho heartbreaking). Alec Wilder was a fine musician. Read full review

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About the Author:
Whitney Balliett has been the jazz critic for The New Yorker since 1957. His other books include Improvising, Night Creature, and Barney, Bradley, and Max.

Geoffrey James is a full-time author and consultant on computer industry issues. He is and adjunct faculty member at Boston University and teaches management courses at the UC Santa Cruz and the University of Washington. Mr. James resides on the East Coast.

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