Eric Nisenson - Biography & Autobiography - 2009 - 298 pages
It is the summer of 1976 and Salvo Ursari, a man of retirement age, is walking on a taut wire strung between the Twin Towers of New York's World Trade Center, almost fourteen ...
Eric Nisenson - Music - 2000 - 216 pages
Now in paperback: The first-ever biography of one of the legends of modern jazz, written with his full cooperation
Eric Nisenson - Music - 1999 - 262 pages
Explores the modern era of jazz and presents the factors that are hurting this special art form in relation to its original style of the past. Reprint.
Ron Frankl - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 126 pages
A biography of the noted jazz trumpeter who got his start with Charlie Parker's quintet and gained fame performing at the first Newport Jazz Festival in 1955.
John Szwed - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 496 pages
Based on interviews with family and friends that have only now seen the light of day, this illuminating account of the jazz great's life reveals the influence of Miles Davis's ...
Brian Morton - Biography & Autobiography - 2012 - 170 pages
A compelling few hours' reading for anyone with an interest in 20th-century music.' Kenneth Clarke, The Daily Mail Miles Davis (1926-91) was one of the great jazz musicians ...