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Author Leur, Walter van de.

Title Something to live for [electronic resource] : the music of Billy Strayhorn / Walter van de Leur.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ACLS Humanities E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxiii, 328 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Series ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-314), discography (p. [194]-254), and index.
Contents Fantastic rhythm : the Pittsburgh years -- The renaissance of arranging : first works for and with Duke Ellington -- The Strayhorn effect : a new way of writing for jazz orchestra -- Thinking with the ear : Strayhorn's musical fingerprints -- Writing and arranging companion : credited and uncredited collaborations -- "He is he and I am me" : the Ellington-Strayhorn collaboration -- Wounded love : away from the Ellington organization -- Masterpieces by Strayhorn : writing for albums -- The whodunit game : the mature style of Billy Strayhorn -- North by southwest : the final years.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2014. Includes both TIFF files and keyword searchable text. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book]) Mode of access: Intranet.
Subject Strayhorn, Billy -- Criticism and interpretation.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
Other Form: Original 0195124480 9780195124484 (DLC) 2001037040

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