Buck Clayton's Jazz World

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Spanning nearly seventy years, Buck Clayton's autobiography offers fascinating insights into not only the life of one of the most significant trumpeters and bandleaders in jazz, but also American social history in general. This engaging volume depicts Clayton's childhood in Parson, Kansas, where he learned how to play the trumpet and first came into contact with church and gospel music. It then details his move to the West Coast in the 1930s when he began to play jazz professionally. Clayton recounts the many important ...

Buck Clayton's Jazz World 1995, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781871478556

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Buck Clayton's Jazz World 1989, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195059786

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Buck Clayton's Jazz World 1987, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195205350

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Buck Clayton's Jazz World 1986, Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke

ISBN-13: 9780333417331

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