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Feb 05, 2002
| ISBN 9781101203118
Feb 05, 2002 | ISBN 9781101203118
Every major singer from Frank Sinatra to Christina Aguilera. Every major composer from Irving Berlin to Stephen Sondheim. Every major song from a century of favorites. Every major musician and lyricist. Every major styling from blues, jazz, and country to folk, big band, and rock and rollThe most recorded songs of all time. A guide to understanding the “standard” lingo. The evolution of popular music from Tin Pan Alley to contemporary musical theater, and more.
Max Morath, a highly acclaimed ragtime musician and recording artist for the Vanguard and Solo labels, is the author of The Road to Ragtime and contributor to Jazz: A Reader’s Companion. He has been heard on NPR’s “Performances Today” and… More about Max Morath
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