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Dizzy : the life and times of John Birks Gillespie
Donald L. Maggin
Adult Nonfiction ML419.G54 M34 2005

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ContentsPage
Introductionp. 1
1 - Bathed in Musicp. 7
2 - Black and White in South Carolinap. 14
3 - Early Daysp. 21
4 - Becoming a Musicianp. 28
5 - Laurinburgp. 34
6 - Becoming Dizzyp. 43
7 - Dizzy's Swing Inheritancep. 47
8 - Making Itp. 57
9 - Seeds of Rebellionp. 67
10 - Dizzy and Klook: The Birth of Bebopp. 76
11 - Bebop Rhythm/Bebop Harmonyp. 89
12 - New Directionsp. 96
13 - Enter Birdp. 108
14 - Minton, Monk, and Monroep. 115
15 - "Cab Calloway 'Carved' by Own Trumpet Man!!"p. 123
16 - Jamming with Birdp. 129
17 - The Hines Bandp. 144
18 - Dizzy Leads the Chargep. 151
19 - 1945-A Great New York Vintagep. 163
20 - L.A. Sojournp. 182
21 - Controversyp. 189
22 - Big Band Successp. 197
23 - The Afro-Cuban Jazz Revolutionp. 215
24 - Big Band Failurep. 233
25 - The Eclectic Early Fiftiesp. 240
26 - Teaming Up with Norman, Bidding Bird Good-byep. 262
27 - Goodwill Ambassadorp. 278
28 - Small Groups Againp. 290
29 - Enter Lalop. 303
30 - Film Star/Presidential Candidatep. 312
31 - A New Faith in Difficult Timesp. 318
32 - Dangerous Appetitesp. 327
33 - Renewal in the Seventiesp. 339
34 - Summing Up and Looking Forwardp. 355
35 - A Creative Renaissancep. 367
36 - Finalep. 384
Notesp. 393
Acknowledgmentsp. 409
Indexp. 411


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