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Author Santoro, Gene.

Title Myself when I am real : the life and music of Charles Mingus / Gene Santoro.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  781.65 M663Bs 2000    ---  Available
 Parsons Biography  B Mingus,C    ---  Available
Description x, 452 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 391-399), discography (p. 401-424), and index.
Contents Growing up absurd -- Black like me -- Making the scene -- Life during wartime -- Portrait of the artist -- The Big Apple, or on the road -- Pithecanthropus erectus -- Mingus dynasty -- Camelot -- The black saint and the sinner lady -- One flew over the cuckoo's nest -- Beneath the underdog -- Let my children hear music -- Changes -- Don't be afraid, the clown's afraid, too.
Subject Mingus, Charles, 1922-
Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 0195147111 (pbk.)
0195097335 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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