Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Classic JazzA Personal View of the Music and the Musicians$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Floyd Levin

Print publication date: 2000

Print ISBN-13: 9780520213609

Published to California Scholarship Online: May 2012

DOI: 10.1525/california/9780520213609.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM CALIFORNIA SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.california.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright University of California Press, 2020. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in CALSO for personal use.date: 06 June 2020

A Personal View of the Musicians

A Personal View of the Musicians

Chapter:
(p.97) A Personal View of the Musicians
Source:
Classic Jazz
Author(s):

Floyd Levin

Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:10.1525/california/9780520213609.003.0004

This chapter focuses on the stories of several popular jazz musicians. The accounts in this chapter are from the author's personal encounters with these individuals. Some of these musicians began their career during the first years of jazz, and even helped create the genre. Other musicians became popular during the peak of the Jazz Age or during the revival years, when traditional jazz reclaimed its place as the original indigenous music of the United States. Benny Carter and Jelly Roll Morton are just two of the musicians presented in this chapter.

Keywords:   jazz musicians, Jazz Age, revival years, traditional jazz, original indigenous music, Benny Carter, Jelly Roll Morton

California Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.