By Benjamin Franklin V

Энциклопедия джазовых и блюзовых музыкантов Южной Каролины от XIX века до современности, включая не только таких звёзд, как James Brown и Dizzy Gillespie, но и забытых музыкантов. In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V records the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the 19th century to the current. The musicians variety from the popular (James Brown, Dizzy Gillespie), to the extraordinary (Freddie eco-friendly, Josh White), to the mostly forgotten (Fud Livingston, Josie Miles),to the vague (Lottie Frost Hightower, Horace Spoons Williams), to the unknown (Vince Arnold, Johnny Wilson). geared up alphabetically, from Johnny Acey to Webster younger, the books entries contain easy biographical details, South Carolina flats, occupation information, compositions, recordings as leaders and as band contributors, movies, awards, sites, and lists of assets for extra analyzing.

Show description

Read or Download An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians PDF

Similar african americans books

Prince of Darkness

A stranger has come to Middleburg, Maryland, a customer from in a foreign country with a mysterious objective. yet this old fashioned, prosperous neighborhood has darkish secrets and techniques of its personal. And whilst the interloper, Peter Stewart, turns into concerned with the bewitching, seductive ward of famous neighborhood writer Kate extra, the townfolk worry the chilling prior they're hiding will not be secure.

The Life of Paul Robeson. Actor, Singer, Political Activist

Paul Robeson, born 1898, used to be a two-time All-American soccer participant and a law-school graduate in an period that provided few possibilities for African-Americans. He went directly to win overseas acclaim as a singer and actor, breaking via obstacles either on degree and in his lifestyles. writer David ok. Wright tells the tale of a good entertainer who dedicated his lifestyles to the factors of civil rights and equality.

African American Religious History: A Documentary Witness

This widely-heralded selection of awesome files deals a view of African American spiritual heritage from Africa and early the United States via Reconstruction to the increase of black nationalism, civil rights, and black theology of at the present time. The documents—many of them infrequent, out-of-print, or tough to find—include own narratives, sermons, letters, protest pamphlets, early denominational histories, journalistic debts, and theological statements.

An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians

Энциклопедия джазовых и блюзовых музыкантов Южной Каролины от XIX века до современности, включая не только таких звёзд, как James Brown и Dizzy Gillespie, но и забытых музыкантов. In An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians, Benjamin Franklin V records the careers of South Carolina jazz and blues musicians from the 19th century to the current.

Extra info for An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians

Sample text

He is buried in section V, plot 2190, Evergreen Cemetery, Chester. Bilbro’s name is usually rendered, incorrectly, D. H. “Bert” Bilbro. His 1917 draft registration card records the name Burt H. Bilbro. This document, which he signed with an X, identifies his birth date as 27 March 1889; his grave marker specifies it as 27 March 1888. The census charts his movement. ; on 9 January 1920 (estimated age thirty), in Columbus, Ga. (where he also resided when his 1917 draft registration card was completed); on 9 April 1930 (estimated age forty-two; identified as Bert H.

At the request of his brother, tubaist Bill, Benford left the Edgar Marton burlesque show ca. C. There he performed with various groups, including a month with Duke Ellington’s band as a replacement for the leader’s infirm drummer, Sonny Greer. In 1932 Benford went to Europe with Sy Devereaux. He returned to the United States the next year but later that decade settled in Europe. In 1941 he went back to his homeland, where he played with numerous groups. He visited Europe in the early 1960s as a member of the revue Jazz Train and several times in the 1970s with Clyde Bernhardt.

4 (comments by Barbour); T. oid =4016949 (15 February 2012; accessed 21 May 2014). C. residences: Cordesville (1910–no later than 1919), Charleston (by 1919–1932) A ward of Jenkins Orphanage beginning in 1919, Bash played in its bands from ca. 1926 into 1932, even though he had been discharged from the school in 1930. C. in 1928, and played with the Carolina Cotton Pickers during the 1930s. Ultimately he resided in Baltimore, Md. John Chilton, who provides Bash’s place and year of birth, indicates that Bash had died by the time Chilton completed his manuscript.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.13 of 5 – based on 37 votes