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Mr. Trumpet - a book by Zirpolo, Michael P.

Mr. Trumpet

The Trials, Tribulations, and Triumph of Bunny Berigan

Mr. Trumpet( )
Author: Zirpolo, Michael P.
Series title:Studies in Jazz Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Scarecrow Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $41.00
Book Description:

The life of jazz trumpeter Roland Bernard "Bunny" Berigan (1908-1942) resembles nothing less than an ancient Greek tragedy: a heroic figure who rises from obscurity to dizzying heights, touches greatness, becomes ensnared by circumstances, and comes to a disastrous early end. In this panoramic examination of Berigan's personal and professional lives, Mr. Trumpet maps the great musician's role in what was a truly golden age of American popular music and jazz, offering close looks at...
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Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Composers & Musicians
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.81 x 8.69 x 1.69 Inches
Book Weight:1.9 Pounds

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