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The Resource The house that George built : with a little help from Irving, Cole, and a crew of about fifty, Wilfrid Sheed

The house that George built : with a little help from Irving, Cole, and a crew of about fifty, Wilfrid Sheed

Label
The house that George built : with a little help from Irving, Cole, and a crew of about fifty
Title
The house that George built
Title remainder
with a little help from Irving, Cole, and a crew of about fifty
Statement of responsibility
Wilfrid Sheed
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sheed, Wilfrid
Dewey number
782.42164/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML385
LC item number
.S582 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Composers
  • Lyricists
Label
The house that George built : with a little help from Irving, Cole, and a crew of about fifty, Wilfrid Sheed
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : I could write a book if they asked me -- The road to Berlin -- Irving Berlin : the little pianist who couldn't -- Of thee I sing, Gershwin -- Harold Arlen : the songwriter's songwriter -- Hoagy Carmichael : the jazz song goes west -- Duke Ellington : royalty -- Jerome Kern : jazz comes to Broadway ... slowly -- Cole Porter : from Peru to Paree to Broadway -- Richard Rodgers : Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Rodgers -- Hooray for Hollywood (sometimes) -- Harry Warren : the king of the unknowns and his quiet reign in Hollywood -- Jimmy Van Heusen : on the road with Bing and Frank -- Johnny Mercer : the all-American voice -- Frank Loesser's great New York musical -- Gershwin's last heir : Burton Lane -- Cy Coleman and the future -- Coda : three more majors (for good measure) -- Appendix : some names that (almost) got away
Control code
71427470
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 335 pages
Isbn
9781400061051
Lccn
2006051030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The house that George built : with a little help from Irving, Cole, and a crew of about fifty, Wilfrid Sheed
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : I could write a book if they asked me -- The road to Berlin -- Irving Berlin : the little pianist who couldn't -- Of thee I sing, Gershwin -- Harold Arlen : the songwriter's songwriter -- Hoagy Carmichael : the jazz song goes west -- Duke Ellington : royalty -- Jerome Kern : jazz comes to Broadway ... slowly -- Cole Porter : from Peru to Paree to Broadway -- Richard Rodgers : Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Rodgers -- Hooray for Hollywood (sometimes) -- Harry Warren : the king of the unknowns and his quiet reign in Hollywood -- Jimmy Van Heusen : on the road with Bing and Frank -- Johnny Mercer : the all-American voice -- Frank Loesser's great New York musical -- Gershwin's last heir : Burton Lane -- Cy Coleman and the future -- Coda : three more majors (for good measure) -- Appendix : some names that (almost) got away
Control code
71427470
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xxvi, 335 pages
Isbn
9781400061051
Lccn
2006051030
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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