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The Great Jazz Pianists: Speaking of Their Lives and Music
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written by Len Lyons, fl. 1983 (New York, NY: Quill, 1983), 321 page(s)
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Donald Lambert Strides into View
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written by Gary Giddins, 1948-; in Riding on a Blue Note: Jazz and American Pop (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1981), 108-116
written by Gary Giddins, 1948-; in Riding on a Blue Note: Jazz and American Pop (New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 1981), 108-116
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Ragtime Piano Interpretations
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produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1974), 48 mins
The intricate novelty rag demands virtuosic technique and an ability to establish one's own musical identity while remaining true to the composition. The performances on Interpretations represent the artistry of some of ragtime's most outstanding musicians, including notable work by several women pianists.
produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1974), 48 mins
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Ragtime Piano Originals: 16 Composer-Pianists Playing Their Own Works
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produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1974), 45 mins
Catchy melodies, individual interpretation, and flashy technique epitomize "novelty" ragtime, a style of ragtime that emerged after World War I. This recording features "the effervescence of authentic ragtime" through virtuosic performances by composer-pianists, and includes a rare solo by Clarence Jones, one of...
produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1974), 45 mins
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The Musical Moods of Joe Sullivan: Piano
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produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1973), 37 mins

Pianist Joe Sullivan was a noted performer in Chicago, New York and San Francisco jazz circles.

These rare recordings feature a string of buoyant solos, but he also joins Sidney Bechet, Pops Foster and George Wettling for an up-tempo combo and accompanies vocalist Stella Brooks in "Rabbit Foot Blues."

produced by David A. Jasen, 1937- (Folkways Records, 1973), 37 mins
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