Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage as the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History by Lesa Cline-ransomeBenny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage as the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History by Lesa Cline-ransome

Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage as the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History

byLesa Cline-ransome

Hardcover | February 1, 2014

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Teddy Wilson and Benny Goodman broke the color barrier in entertainment when they formed the Benny Goodman Trio with Gene Krupa. Here is the story of how two musical prodigies from very different backgrounds grew up, were brought together by the love of music, and helped to create the jazz style known as swing.
Lesa Cline-Ransome and James Ransome have collaborated on many award-winning picture books for children. These include Satchel Paige, which was an ALA Best Book for Children and Words Set Me Free: The Story of Young Frederick Douglass, which received starred reviews in Booklist and School Library Journal. The Quilt Alphabet was praised...
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Title:Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage as the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in HistoryFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 11.21 × 9.31 × 0.34 inPublished:February 1, 2014Publisher:Holiday HouseLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:082342362X

ISBN - 13:9780823423620

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