Listen-Gerry Mulligan: An Aural Narrative in Jazz

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Schirmer Books, Jan 1, 1991 - Music - 306 pages
Mulligan began with Gene Krupa, and since then has played with Miles Davis in the "Birth of the Cool" sessions, and formed his own groups, including a much-acclaimed piano quartet. This book provides a commentary on Mulligan's recorded output

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Chapter One I Arranging a Life of Music
Chapter Two I The Birth of the Cool
Chapter Three I California Concepts

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About the author (1991)

Jerome Klinkowitz (Ph.D. Wisconsin), is University Distinguished Scholar and Professor of English at the University of Northern Iowa. He is the author or editor of over forty books in postwar culture and literature, among them, Structuring the Void: The Struggle for Subject in Contemporary American Fiction; Kurt Vonnegut s America; Literary Disruptions: The Making of a Post-Contemporary American Fiction; and The Practice of Fiction in America: Writers from Hawthorne to the Present.

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