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1. Cover image for 'Playing God'
The Bible on the Broadway Stage
Henry Bial
A fascinating look at how the Bible has inspired Broadway plays and musicals, from Ben-Hur to Jesus Christ Superstar

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1. Cover image for 'Playing God'
The Bible on the Broadway Stage
Henry Bial
A fascinating look at how the Bible has inspired Broadway plays and musicals, from Ben-Hur to Jesus Christ Superstar

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Paper 2015 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "Playing God" to Cart
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1. Cover image for 'Playing God'
The Bible on the Broadway Stage
Henry Bial
A fascinating look at how the Bible has inspired Broadway plays and musicals, from Ben-Hur to Jesus Christ Superstar
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Paper 2015 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "Playing God" to Cart
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2. Cover image for 'Bytes and Backbeats'
Repurposing Music in the Digital Age
Steve Savage

An examination of how musical activity has been transformed by contemporary production practices

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Paper 2013 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "Bytes and Backbeats" to Cart
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Repurposing Music in the Digital Age
Steve Savage
An examination of how musical activity has been transformed by contemporary production practices
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Paper 2013 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "Bytes and Backbeats" to Cart
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Repurposing Music in the Digital Age
Steve Savage
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3. Cover image for 'Music Is My Life'
Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
A groundbreaking study of Louis Armstrong’s autobiographical practices
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Paper 2012 $46.95 Available Add Paper for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
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Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
A groundbreaking study of Louis Armstrong’s autobiographical practices
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Paper 2012 $46.95 Available Add Paper for "Music Is My Life" to Cart
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Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
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4. Cover image for 'Head Hunters'
The Making of Jazz's First Platinum Album
Steven F. Pond
The story of one of the most influential and controversial jazz recordings of the twentieth century
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Paper 2010 $24.95 Available Add Paper for "Head Hunters" to Cart
5. Cover image for 'Highbrow/Lowdown'
Theater, Jazz, and the Making of the New Middle Class
David Savran

The culture clash that permanently changed American theater

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Paper 2010 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "Highbrow/Lowdown" to Cart
6. Cover image for 'Blues in Black and White'
The Landmark Ann Arbor Blues Festivals
As photographed by Stanley Livingston with Text and a History of the Ann Arbor Blues Festival by Michael Erlewine

Never-before-seen photographs—with text accompaniment—of the performers onstage and backstage at the legendary Ann Arbor Blues Festival

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Paper 2010 $29.95 Available Add Paper for "Blues in Black and White" to Cart
7. Cover image for 'Rhythm Is Our Business'
Jimmie Lunceford and the Harlem Express
Eddy Determeyer

The life and times of famed band leader, entrepreneur, and entertainer Jimmie Lunceford

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Paper 2008 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "Rhythm Is Our Business" to Cart
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Jimmie Lunceford and the Harlem Express
Eddy Determeyer

The life and times of famed band leader, entrepreneur, and entertainer Jimmie Lunceford

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8. Cover image for 'Someone to Watch Over Me'
The Life and Music of Ben Webster
Frank Büchmann-Møller

The definitive biography of the great tenor saxophonist Ben Webster

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Paper 2008 $27.95 Available Add Paper for "Someone to Watch Over Me" to Cart
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The Life and Music of Ben Webster
Frank Büchmann-Møller

The definitive biography of the great tenor saxophonist Ben Webster

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Paper 2008 $27.95 Available Add Paper for "Someone to Watch Over Me" to Cart
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9. Cover image for 'Delightfulee'
The Life and Music of Lee Morgan
Jeffery S. McMillan
The story of one of the most individual jazz stylists of his time
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Paper 2008 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Delightfulee" to Cart
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The Life and Music of Lee Morgan
Jeffery S. McMillan
The story of one of the most individual jazz stylists of his time
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Paper 2008 $28.95 Available Add Paper for "Delightfulee" to Cart
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10. Cover image for 'Don't Deny My Name'
Words and Music and the Black Intellectual Tradition
Lorenzo Thomas
Reflections on the relationships between black American intellectuals and African American  musical traditions from blues to hip hop
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Paper 2008 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "Don't Deny My Name" to Cart
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Words and Music and the Black Intellectual Tradition
Lorenzo Thomas
Reflections on the relationships between black American intellectuals and African American  musical traditions from blues to hip hop
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Paper 2008 $25.95 Available Add Paper for "Don't Deny My Name" to Cart
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11. Cover image for 'Lennie Tristano'
His Life in Music
Eunmi Shim
The first biography of one of the most influential but unheralded musicians in jazz history
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Hardcover 2007 $45.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Lennie Tristano" to Cart
12. Cover image for 'Grit, Noise, and Revolution'
The Birth of Detroit Rock 'n' Roll
David A. Carson
A narrative history of the birth of rock 'n' roll in Detroit
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Paper 2006 $18.95 Available Add Paper for "Grit, Noise, and Revolution" to Cart
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The Birth of Detroit Rock 'n' Roll
David A. Carson
A narrative history of the birth of rock 'n' roll in Detroit
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Paper 2006 $18.95 Available Add Paper for "Grit, Noise, and Revolution" to Cart
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13. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Traffic'
Crossroads in Global Performance and Popular Culture
Edited by Harry J. Elam, Jr. and Kennell Jackson
Fresh takes on key questions in black performance and black popular culture, by leading artists, academics, and critics
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Paper 2005 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
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Crossroads in Global Performance and Popular Culture
Edited by Harry J. Elam, Jr. and Kennell Jackson
Fresh takes on key questions in black performance and black popular culture, by leading artists, academics, and critics
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Paper 2005 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
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13. Cover image for 'Black Cultural Traffic'
Crossroads in Global Performance and Popular Culture
Edited by Harry J. Elam, Jr. and Kennell Jackson
Fresh takes on key questions in black performance and black popular culture, by leading artists, academics, and critics
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Paper 2005 $39.95 Available Add Paper for "Black Cultural Traffic" to Cart
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14. Cover image for 'The Aesthetics of Survival'
A Composer's View of Twentieth-Century Music
George Rochberg
A revised paperback edition of composer George Rochberg's landmark essays
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A Composer's View of Twentieth-Century Music
George Rochberg
A revised paperback edition of composer George Rochberg's landmark essays
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Paper 2005 $30.95 Available Add Paper for "The Aesthetics of Survival" to Cart
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15. Cover image for 'Before Motown'
A History of Jazz in Detroit, 1920-60
Lars Bjorn with Jim Gallert
The history of Detroit jazz comes alive with remarkable photographs, advertisements, and interviews
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Paper 2001 $24.95 Available Add Paper for "Before Motown" to Cart
16. Cover image for 'John Coltrane'
His Life and Music
Lewis Porter
A definitive assessment of the life and work of jazz musician John Coltrane, based on new interviews with his colleagues and never-before-published material
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Paper 2000 $20.95 Available Add Paper for "John Coltrane" to Cart
17. Cover image for 'Let the Good Times Roll'
The Story of Louis Jordan and His Music
John Chilton
The first biography of the father of rhythm and blues
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Paper 1997 $34.95 Available Add Paper for "Let the Good Times Roll" to Cart
18. Cover image for 'Sondheim's Broadway Musicals'
Stephen Banfield
The first in-depth look at the work and career of one of the most important figures in the history of musical theater
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Paper 1995 $33.50 Available Add Paper for "Sondheim's Broadway Musicals" to Cart
19. Cover image for 'The Song of the Hawk'
The Life and Recordings of Coleman Hawkins
John Chilton
The first full-length biography of Coleman Hawkins
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Paper 1990 $43.95 Available Add Paper for "The Song of the Hawk" to Cart
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