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Author Churchill, Nicholas.

Title Stan Getz : an Annotated Bibliography and Filmography, with Song and Session Information for Albums
Published Jefferson : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (405 pages)
Contents Cover ; Contents ; Preface; User's Guide; Abbreviations; Periodicals Cited; 1. Album Reviews; 2. Performance Reviews; 3. Discographies and Discographical Information; 4. Transcriptions; 5. Biographical and Critical Works; 6. Filmography; Appendix; Index
Summary Some may only know the jazz legend Stan Getz, tenor saxophonist, for his bossa nova hits ""Desafinado"" and ""The Girl from Ipanema."" However, Getz, born in 1927, began to play professionally at age 15, and his rich musical career lasted until shortly before his death on June 6, 1991. He played in a wide variety of musical settings such as big band, orchestral, quartet, and duo. The incredible beauty of his sound sparked the late jazz great John Coltrane to say, ""We would all play like Stan Getz, if we could."" When Getz died, jazz trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie said, ""He was sheer genius. And t
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Getz, Stan, 1927-1991 -- Bibliography.
Genre/Form Bibliography.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 147660715X (electronic bk.)
9781476607153 (electronic bk.)
(softcover ;) (alk. paper)
(softcover ;) (alk. paper)