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6 edition of Fats Waller found in the catalog.

Fats Waller

his life & times

by Alyn Shipton

  • 57 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Universe Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Waller, Fats, 1904-1943.,
    • Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesFats Waller : his life and times.
      StatementAlyn Shipton.
      SeriesJazz life & times
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML417.W15 S5 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 134 p. :
      Number of Pages134
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2405057M
      ISBN 100876636873, 0876637470
      LC Control Number87035754

      Bitterly disappointed. Described as transcription of Fats Waller numbers. First one of interest was "Ain't Misbhavin'". Waller in Eb and so-called transcription in the key of C. No one plays it in "C". Had same issue with Buddy Holly book. Everything in keys different from those that Holly played and sang in/5(21).   The circumstances of Fats Waller’s death at 39 are worthy of a place in the national narrative if you can imagine a collaboration between, say, Walt Whitman, Thomas Wolfe, Jack Kerouac, and Ralph Ellison: the stricken hero passing his last hours on the Santa Fe Chief, eastbound from the Zanzibar Club in L.A., after being laid up for weeks with a virus.

      Fats Waller was a born entertainer, and it helped that he was one of the most exciting and powerful jazz piano players to ever set foot on the planet, swinging in the classic James P. Johnson-influenced stride fashion that Waller defined and made his set has many of Waller's key tracks, including "Honeysuckle Rose," "Ain't Misbehavin'," and "Jitterbug Waltz."Brand: Fabulous. Radio and television broadcasts are an essential component in the career of jazz musician Thomas "Fats" Waller. The medium suited his character well, allowing his friendly, energetic personality to shine through. This book meticulously documents Waller's on-air appearances: from his first known broadcast in at age 19 to the final airing before his premature death in

      Find high-quality Fats Waller stock photos and editorial news pictures from Getty Images. Download premium images you can't get anywhere else. Buy Fats Waller 28th ed. by Waller (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(13).


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Bitterly disappointed. Described Fats Waller book transcription of Fats Waller numbers. First one of interest was "Ain't Misbhavin'".

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