Goin' to Kansas City

Goin' to Kansas City

Book - 1994
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The great bands of the Kansas City era drew on many styles to create a distinctive music that was among the finest expressions of swing and laid groundwork for modern jazz. Interviews and narrative combine in this intimate view of the development of an American music center from the mid-1920s through the late 1930s.
Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, 1994, c1987.
Edition: Illini books ed.
ISBN: 9780252064388
Branch Call Number: ML3508.8.K3 P43 1994
785.4209778 P362g, 1994
Characteristics: xviii, 252 p., [44] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.
Alternative Title: Going to Kansas City.
Call Number: 785.4209778 P362g, 1994


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