The Early Swing Era, 1930 to 1941

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Selected Bibliography

Allen, Walter C. Hendersonia: The Music of Fletcher Henderson and His Musicians: A Bio-Discography. Highland Park, N.J.: n.p., 1973.

Armstrong, Louis. Swing That Music. London: Longmans, Green, 1936; rpt. Da Capo Press, 1993.

Baker, David N., ed. New Perspectives on Jazz. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990.

Baraka, Amiri (pseudonym of LeRoi Jones). Blues People. New York: William Morrow, 1963.

Barnet, Charlie. Those Swinging Years: The Autobiography of Charlie Barnet with Stanley Dance. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, ca. 1984.

Berger, Morroe, Edward Berger, and James Patrick. Benny Carter: A Life in American Music. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press and the Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University, 1982.

Boyd, Jean A. The Jazz of the Southwest: An Oral History of Western Swing. Austin: University of Texas Press, 1998.

Chilton, John. The Song of the Hawk: The Life and Recordings of Coleman Hawkins. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 1990.

Collier, James Lincoln. Jazz. New York: Oxford University Press, 1993.

———. The Making of Jazz: A Comprehensive History. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1978; rpt. Delta, 1979.

Dance, Stanley. The World of Earl Hines. New York: Scribner, 1977; rpt. Da Capo, 1983.

Erenberg, Lewis A. Swingin’ the Dream: Big Band Jazz and the Rebirth of American Culture. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1998.

Feather, Leonard. The New Edition of the Encyclopedia of Jazz. New York: Bonanza Books, 1960 and 1962.

Giddins, Gary. Visions of Jazz: The First Century. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Ginell, Cary. Milton Brown and the Founding of Western Swing. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1994.

Gioia, Ted. The History of Jazz. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997.

Gitler, Ira. Swing to Bop. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995.

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Table of contents

  • Title Page iii
  • Contents v
  • Introduction vii
  • Chapter 1 - Precursors to and the Birth of Big-Band Swing 1
  • Chapter 2 - The Name Black Bands 39
  • Chapter 3 - The Name White Bands 97
  • Chapter 4 - Other Black Bands 147
  • Chapter 5 - Other White Bands 263
  • Chapter 6 - The Small Swing Groups 325
  • A to Z 397
  • Selected Bibliography 429
  • Index 433
  • About the Author 465
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