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 1992

Giddins, Gary
Faces in the crowd, players and writers
New York: Oxford University Press, 1992, 278 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Adler, Larry [Lawrence] (b. 1914)   cast, harmonica
  Armstrong, Louis (b. 1900)   cast, composer
  Benny, Jack (b. 1894 d. 1974)   comedian
  Berlin, Irving (b. 1888 d. 1989)   cast, composer
  Carmichael, Hoagy [Hoagland Howard] (b. 1899 d. 1981)   composer, cornet
  Davis, Miles (Dewey) (b. 1926 d. 1991)   piano, tromba
  Fitzgerald, Ella (b. 1920 a. 1936)   composer, interprete
  Gillespie, Dizzy [John Birks] (b. 1917)   tromba, trumpet
  Goodman, Benny [Benjamin David] (b. 1909 d. 1986)   alto saxophone, cast
  Holiday, Billie (b. 1915 d. 1959)   musicisti, singer
  Jones, Thad (b. 1923 d. 1986)   cornet, trumpet
  Morgan, Frank (b. 1933)   alto sax, soprano sax
  Rollins, Sonny (b. 1930)   tenor saxophone
  Starr, Kay (b. 1922)   cast, song stylist
  Vaughan, Sarah (Lois) [Sassy] (b. 1924 d. 1990)   interprete, singer
  Washington, Dinah (b. 1924 d. 1963)   blues singer, vocals
  Webb, Chick [William Henry] (b. 1902 d. 1939)   composer, drummer

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