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Feather, Leonard
The passion for jazz
New York: Horizon Press, 1980


The above item has biographical information on:

  Akiyoshi, Toshiko (b. 1929)   composer, piano
  Blakey, Art (b. 1919 d. 1990)   drummer, drums
  Bley, Carla (b. 1938)   arranger, composer
  Brackeen, JoAnne (b. 1938)   piano, composer
  Brand, Adolf Johannes (b. 1934)   baritone sax, jazz piano
  Byrd, Donald [Donaldson Toussaint l'Overture] (b. 1932)   trumpet, trumpeter
  Davis, Sammy (b. 1925 d. 1990)   cast, music director for George Rhodes
  Dudziak, Urszula (b. 1943)   singer, vocals
  Goodman, Benny [Benjamin David] (b. 1909 d. 1986)   alto saxophone, cast
  Hammond, John Henry (b. 1910 d. 1987)   jazz promoter, recording executive
  Hampton, Lionel (b. 1913)   drums, musicista
  Hunter, Alberta (b. 1895 d. 1984)   blues singer, cast
  Jarreau, Al (b. 1940)   singer, vocals
  Kenton, Stan (b. 1912 d. 1979)   arranger, composer
  Metheny, Pat [Patrick Bruce] (b. 1954)   electric guitar, guitar
  Mills, Irving (b. 1884 d. 1985)   cast, composer
  Mingus, Charles (b. 1922 d. 1979)   bass (instrument), bass
  Rollins, Sonny (b. 1930)   tenor saxophone
  Rumsey, Howard (b. 1917)   bass, string bass
  Tabackin, Lew [Lewis Barry] (b. 1940)   saxophone, flute
  Tanner, Paul O.W. (b. 1917)   trombone
  Tyner, McCoy [Alfred McCoy] (b. 1938)   piano
  Waters, Ethel (b. 1900 d. 1977)   actress, cast
  Woods, Phil [Philip Wells] (b. 1931)   alto saxophone, clarinet

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