Jump for Joy: Jazz at Lincoln Center Celebrates The Ellington Centennial, 1899-1999


Inscribed & signed by Walter Blanding, Jr. on rear wrapper corner ('Joe: Thank you, it's been a pleasure! Sincerely Walter' - the r of Walter is stylized into a saxophone and a musical stave). Blanding is a saxophonist and 'member of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra since 1998 [who] has performed, toured and/or recorded with his own groups and with such renowned artists as the Cab Calloway Orchestra, Roy Hargrove, Hilton Ruiz, Count Basie Orchestra, Illinois Jacquet Big Band, Wycliffe Gordon, Marcus Roberts, Wynton Marsalis Quintet, Isaac Hayes, and many others.' - Jazz at Lincoln Center. 1999 Large Softcover. 160 pp. A collection of writings contributed by various authors in honor of the Ellington centennial celebration by Jazz at Lincoln Center, with numerous black & white photographs throughout.

Title: Jump for Joy: Jazz at Lincoln Center Celebrates The Ellington Centennial, 1899-1999

Author: Ellington, Duke; Marsalis, Wynton; O'Meally, Robert G.; Crouch, Stanley; James, Michael; Holley, Eugene; Murray, Albert; Boyer, Richard O.; Dance, Stanley; Ellison, Ralph

Categories: Signed, Music, Musicians,

Publisher: Jazz at Lincoln Center: 1999

Binding: Large Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2195254

Keywords: DUKE ELLINGTON MUSIC JAZZ LINCOLN CENTER MUSIC SIGNED BIOGRAPHY,