Jazz Lives: 100 Portraits in Jazz

By: Lees, Gene

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Inscribed and signed by author on front flyleaf ('To Brad Paxton from Gene Lees'). 1994 Large Softcover. 216 pp. World-famous jazz author Gene Lees and internationally acclaimed photographer John Reeves spent four years meeting more than one hundred jazz musicians from the United States, England, Europe, Japan, Canada, and Russia. Jazz Lives presents the fruits of their encounters. In Reeves' superb photographs and Lees' expert text, one discovers the history of America's greatest musical gift to the twentieth century in the lives of its most accomplished practitioners. Arranged chronologically, from oldest musician to youngest, Jazz Lives traces the heady progress of jazz through this century to the dawn of the next. It's a celebration of youth and maturity, men and women, the famous and the rising stars of jazz music's next generation. Here are the faces behind the music, the lives who make jazz live.

Title: Jazz Lives: 100 Portraits in Jazz

Author: Lees, Gene

Illustrator: Reeves, John

Categories: Signed, Musicians, Music,

Publisher: Toronto, Stewart House: 1994

ISBN Number: 1895246407

ISBN Number 13: 9781895246407

Binding: Large Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2303792

Keywords: MUSIC MUSICIANS BIOGRAPHY MUSICAL HISTORY JAZZ PERFORMERS,