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Author Name    TERKEL, STUDS.

Title   And They All Sang: Adventures Of An Eclectic Disc Jockey.

Binding   h

Book Condition   Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition.

Edition   Second Printing.

Publisher    The New Press, New York: 2005.

ISBN Number    1595580034 / 9781595580030

Seller ID   68413X1

Features more than forty of Terkel's inimitable conversations from the program with some of the greatest musicians of the twentieth century. Among the many highlights: a twenty-two-year-old Bob Dylan tells how he came to write "A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall"; Janis Joplin, in a rare interview, recalls her teenage years in Texas spent listening to old Leadbelly and Bessie Smith records; Louis Armstrong and Dizzy Gillespie talk about their sense of kinship with fellow jazz geniuses Joe Oliver and Charlie Parker; Leonard Bernstein pays tribute to composer Marc Blitzstein's musical masterpiece The Cradle Will Rock; Ravi Shankar describes meeting the Beatles in London in 1966; and opera divas Edith Mason and Rosa Raisa remember the thrill of singing onstage with Enrico Caruso.

(Key Words: Studs Terkel, WFMT, Pulitzer Prize Winners, Radio Interviews, Music, Signed Books, Bob Dylan, A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall, Janis Joplin, Leadbelly, Bessie Smith, Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Jazz, Joe Oliver, Charlie Parker; Leonard Bernstein, Marc Blitzstein's musical masterpiece The Cradle Will Rock; Ravi Shankar, Edith Mason, Rosa Raisa, Enrico Caruso, Woody Guthrie, Mahalia Jackson, Elizabeth Schwarzkopf, Marian Anderson).

Price = 95.00 USD



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