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Mister, I am the band! : Buddy Rich, his life and travels

by Meriwether, Doug.

Format: Print Book 1998
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks q ML156.7.R5 M48 1998
Location  CLP - Main Library
Collection  Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks
Call Number  q ML156.7.R5 M48 1998
From his debut on the vaudeville stage at 18 months old as "Traps, the Drum Wonder," through his tenure with Bunny Berigan, Artie Shaw and Tommy Dorsey, to fronting his own big band for 20 years, Buddy Rich lived up to the billing of "the world's greatest drummer." This comprehensive book covers his whole life story and features never-before-seen or published pictures, interviews, and the most complete discography ever compiled. Essential reading for drummers and jazz fans. Hardcover.
Additional Information
Subjects Rich, Buddy, -- 1917-1987 -- Discography.
Rich, Buddy, -- 1917-1987.
Publisher North Bellmore, N.Y. : Milwaukee, Wis. :National Drum Association ;1998
Exclusive distribution, Hal Leonard Corp.,
Contributors Hintze, Clarence.
Language English
Notes Includes index.
Description vi, 435 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
ISBN 0793582431 (alk. paper)
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