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Author LaFaro-Fernandez, Helene, 1938-

Title Jade visions : the life and music of Scott LaFaro / Helene LaFaro-Fernandez ; with Chuck Ralston, Jeff Campbell, and Phil Palombi ; foreword by Don Thompson ; introduction by Gene Lees
Edition First edition
Published Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xxix, 322 pages) : illustrations
Series North Texas lives of musicians series ; no. 4
North Texas lives of musicians series ; no. 4
Contents Introduction / Gene Lees -- La famiglia -- Geneva: the early years -- Early influences -- High school days -- From beginning bass to Buddy and Baker -- Transposition -- Working the West Coast -- Kenton, Goodman, Monk -- New York: Getz, Coleman and Evans -- Realization -- Last days -- Aftermath -- His music / Jeff Campbell, Phil Palombi -- Remembering Scott LaFaro / Bob Wooley -- When Sam met Scotty: a remembrance of Scott LaFaro -- Prescott restoration -- The LaFaro legacy / Barrie Kolstein
Summary Presents the biography of Scott LaFaro, one of twentieth century's most influential jazz musicians, and bassist
Bibliography Includes discography (pages 249-290), bibliographical references (pages 299-314), and index
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Subject LaFaro, Scott.
Double bassists -- United States -- Biography.
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Campbell, Jeffrey R., 1963-
Palombi, Phil.
Ralston, Chuck.
LC no. 2009016468
ISBN 1282889753
1441678840 (electronic bk.)
9781441678843 (electronic bk.)
9781574413571 (e-book)