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Swing kings

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Published by Friedman/Fairfax Publishers in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Big bands -- United States.,
    • Swing (Music) -- History and criticism.,
    • Jazz musicians -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJulie Koerner.
      SeriesMusicBooks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3518 .K64 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL313582M
      ISBN 101567993583
      LC Control Number97224564
      OCLC/WorldCa37496688


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