Jazz Musicians (Primary Sources)

The works on this page are memoirs and interviews of jazz musicians. They are primary works.

Jazz Musicians (Primary Sources): Selected full-text books and articles

Satchmo: My Life in New Orleans By Louis Armstrong Prentice Hall, 1954
Louis Armstrong, in His Own Words: Selected Writings By Louis Armstrong; Thomas Brothers Oxford University Press, 1999
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Clark: The Autobiography of Clark Terry By Clark Terry; Gwen Terry University of California Press, 2011
Meet Me with Your Black Drawers On: My Life in Music By Jeannie Cheatham University of Texas Press, 2006
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Let's Get to the Nitty Gritty: The Autobiography of Horace Silver By Horace Silver; Phil Pastras University of California Press, 2006
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
The Jazz Life of Dr. Billy Taylor By Billy Taylor; Teresa L. Reed Indiana University Press, 2013
Mingus Speaks By John F. Goodman; Charles Mingus University of California Press, 2013
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
Growing Up with Jazz: Twenty-Four Musicians Talk about Their Lives and Careers By W. Royal Stokes Oxford University Press, 2004
PRIMARY SOURCE
A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. Common types of primary sources include works of literature, historical documents, original philosophical writings, and religious texts.
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