Women In Jazz: A Discography Of Instrumentalists, 1913-1968

Hardcover | October 1, 1985

byJan Leder

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"This discography is successful in its attempt to present a complete picture of women instrumentalists' recording activity from 1913 to 1968.' Jan Leder also shows the significant contributions made by women in jazz and their involvement playing jazz since its beginnings. The book contains two parts: Discography of Women in Jazz and Collective Section. The first section arranges names alphabetically by name of player with works arranged chronologically for each player. The second section is a chronological listing of recordings with two or more players. It gives date, place, name of orchestra, director, performers, recording titles, and company. Index of performers. An excellent resource on the subject." Reference Book Review

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"This discography is successful in its attempt to present a complete picture of women instrumentalists' recording activity from 1913 to 1968.' Jan Leder also shows the significant contributions made by women in jazz and their involvement playing jazz since its beginnings. The book contains two parts: Discography of Women in Jazz and Co...

Format:HardcoverDimensions:311 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:October 1, 1985Publisher:GREENWOOD PRESS INC.

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ISBN - 10:0313247900

ISBN - 13:9780313247903

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?This discography is successful in its attempt to present a complete picture of women instrumentalists' recording activity from 1913 to 1968.' Jan Leder also shows the significant contributions made by women in jazz and their involvement playing jazz since its beginnings. The book contains two parts: Discography of Women in Jazz and Collective Section. The first section arranges names alphabetically by name of player with works arranged chronologically for each player. The second section is a chronological listing of recordings with two or more players. It gives date, place, name of orchestra, director, performers, recording titles, and company. Index of performers. An excellent resource on the subject.?-Reference Book Review