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American Music. A Quarterly Journal Devoted to all Aspects of American Music and Music in America.
1 American Music. A Quarterly Journal Devoted to all Aspects of American Music and Music in America.
The Sonneck Society / University of Illinois Press 1985 Paperback Very Good 
Volume 3 number 4, Winter 1985. Contents includes: - A Preliminary Chronology of the Early Career of Ferd "Jelly Roll" Morton; The Musical Theater of Marc Blitzstein; Synchronized Sound and Movie-House Musicians, 1926-29; Jesse B. Aikin and the Christian Minstrel; Charles Martin Loeffler and George Gershwin: A Forgotten Friendship, Music in Kansas Grade Schools from 1870 to 1900: A Study of Organization and Growth; Milton Babbitt on Milton Babbitt. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Listen to Norway - Musical Review
2 Listen to Norway - Musical Review
Oslo, Norway Norwegian Music Information Centre 1998 Paperback Very Good 
Volume 6, no's 1 2 & 3. Colour illustrations. Top corner of back cover of issues 2 & 3 clipped. Contents includes; Dandelion Orchestra; Chamber jazz; Rolf Lislevand; Lorentz Hop, Hardanger Fiddle; Henning Kraggerud; Truls Mørk; Rolf Wallin; Ole Bøhn; Helge Slaatto; Ragnhild Berstad. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Listen to Norway - Musical Review
3 Listen to Norway - Musical Review
Oslo, Norway Norwegian Music Information Centre 1997 Paperback Very Good 
Volume 5, no's 1 & 3. 46 & 46pp, colour illustrations. Top corner of back cover of each issue clipped. Contents includes; Lars Anders Tomter; Norwegian Jazz; Jiri Hlinka; Jai Shankar; Anne Kaasa. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Listen to Norway - Musical Review Vol 8
4 Listen to Norway - Musical Review Vol 8
Oslo, Norway Norwegian Music Information Centre 2000 Paperback Very Good 
Volume 8, no's 2 & 3. 46 & 47pp, colour illustrations. Contents includes; The Joy of the Trio; Norwegian Jazz Miracle; Out of Obscurity - Issay Dobrowen; Madrugada; Krøyt; Hilde Hefte; a-ha; Camilla Wicks. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Low Down. Junk, Jazz, and Other Fairy Tales from Childhood, Albany, A. J.
5 Albany, A. J. Low Down. Junk, Jazz, and Other Fairy Tales from Childhood
Bloomsbury Publishing 2003 1582343330 / 9781582343334 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
166pp, illustrations. Amy Jo Albany’s recollections of early life with her father, the great jazz pianist Joe Albany, from his drug abuse between high-profile gigs to the shadowy world of late 60s and 70s Hollywood and the outcasts, misfits and artists of the jazz world whom she came to love. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Bessie - Empress of the Blues, Albertson, Chris
6 Albertson, Chris Bessie - Empress of the Blues
Abacus 1975 0349100543 / 9780349100548 Paperback Very Good 
224pp, 16 plates, selected discography. Biography of Bessie Smith, greatest of all blues singers. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Unsung. A History of Women in American Music, Ammer, Christine
7 Ammer, Christine Unsung. A History of Women in American Music
Portland, OR Amadeus Press 2001 1574670581 / 9781574670585 Second Revised Edition Hardcover; Red Cloth/Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
382pp. Surveys 200 years of women active in American music. From the earliest organists to contemporary innovators in jazz, biographical sketches show the influences of and influences on hundreds of musicians, and the important strides women musicians have made in the last 20 years. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Class Act: the Jazz Life of Choreographer Cholly Atkins, Atkins, Cholly & Malone, Jacqui
8 Atkins, Cholly & Malone, Jacqui Class Act: the Jazz Life of Choreographer Cholly Atkins
Columbia University Press 2001 0231123647 / 9780231123648 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
260pp, 36 plates. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Barney, Bradley, and Max. Sixteen Portraits in Jazz, Balliett, Whitney
9 Balliett, Whitney Barney, Bradley, and Max. Sixteen Portraits in Jazz
Oxford University Press 1989 0195061241 / 9780195061246 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Dust jacket price clipped. This book, intended as a supplement to 'American Musicians', offers sixteen additional profiles--seven of which have never appeared in book form before. (The article on clarinettist Buddy De Franco has never been printed anywhere. Beginning with a profile of the jazz fan Jean Bach, who calls herself "the first jazz groupie" he continues with club owners Max Gordon (The Village Vanguard) , Barney Josephson (Cafe Society) , and Bradley Cunningham (Bradley's) , and finally introduces us to such virtuoso jazz musicians as Benny Goodman and Charlie "Bird" Parker. In between are pieces about pianists Claude Thornhill, Mel Powell, George Shearing; trumpet player Ruby Braff; and more. ; 223 pages 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Dinosaurs in the Morning: 41 Pieces on Jazz, Balliett, Whitney
10 Balliett, Whitney Dinosaurs in the Morning: 41 Pieces on Jazz
J. M. Dent 1964 2nd printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
224pp. Dust jacket chipped with few small tears. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Jelly Roll, Jabbo, and Fats. 19 Portraits in Jazz, Balliett, Whitney
11 Balliett, Whitney Jelly Roll, Jabbo, and Fats. 19 Portraits in Jazz
New York Oxford University Press 1983 0195032756 / 9780195032758 Hardcover Very Good 
x, 197pp. Very light wear to dust jacket, previous owner's name and address on endpaper. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Treat It Gentle, Bechet, Sidney
12 Bechet, Sidney Treat It Gentle
Da Capo 2002 0306811081 / 9780306811081 Paperback New 
245pp, illustrations, discography. In this autobiography Bechet tells of his slave grandfather, the evolving jazz sounds, and stories of Josephine Baker and the Revue Negré. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
The New Jazz Book, Berendt, Joachim
13 Berendt, Joachim The New Jazz Book
Jazz Book Club 1965 Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket 
314pp, discography. Dust jacket edge worn and chipped. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
With Louis and the Duke. The Autobiography of a Jazz Clarinetist, Bigard, Barney (edited by Martyn, Barry)
14 Bigard, Barney (edited by Martyn, Barry) With Louis and the Duke. The Autobiography of a Jazz Clarinetist
New York Oxford University Press 1986 0195204948 / 9780195204940 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
x, 152pp, plates. Dust jacket price clipped. Barney Bigard was a major jazz clarinetist. He played with Duke Ellington for fourteen years, stopping only when the pace of international touring began to tire him. A few years later, in Los Angeles, he began a long association with Louis Armstrong's newly-formed small band, the All Stars. Bigard is able to analyze the different musical approaches Armstrong and Ellington took and includes photographs from his personal collection, many of them never before published. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
 
Combo: USA: Eight Lives in Jazz, Blesh, Rudi
15 Blesh, Rudi Combo: USA: Eight Lives in Jazz
Chilton Book Company 1971 0801952506 / 9780801952500 First Edition Hardcover 
240pp, 8 plates, discography. Ex library, remains of book plate, usual stamps in slightly chipped dust jacket. Louis Armstrong (Satchmo) , Sidney Bechet, Jack Teagarden, Lester Young, Eubie Blake, Gene Krupa, Charlie Christian & Billie Holiday, eight great names from the world of jazz. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
They all Played Ragtime:  the True Story of an American Music, Blesh, Rudi & Janis, Harriet
16 Blesh, Rudi & Janis, Harriet They all Played Ragtime: the True Story of an American Music
New York Knopf 1950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 
xviii, 338pp, xviii, 16 plates, includes the complete score of Maple Leaf Rag. Lists of published ragtime pieces, phonograph records (both cylinder & disk) , and player piano rolls. Dust jacket slightly Chipped. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
 
 
Jazz in Britain, Boulton, David
17 Boulton, David Jazz in Britain
Jazz Book Club 1959 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
206pp, 8 plates. Slightly dust stained in removable protective cover. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Georgia On My Mind. The Nat Gonella Story, Brown, Ron. & Brown, Cyril
18 Brown, Ron. & Brown, Cyril Georgia On My Mind. The Nat Gonella Story
Portsmouth Milestone Publications 1985 0903852683 / 9780903852685 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
171pp, illustrations. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
 
 
The Mcjazz Manuscripts: a Collection of the Writings of Sandy Brown, Brown, Sandy (edited by David Binns)
19 Brown, Sandy (edited by David Binns) The Mcjazz Manuscripts: a Collection of the Writings of Sandy Brown
Faber & Faber 1979 0571113192 / 9780571113194 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
168pp, plates, discography. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Jazz from the Beginning, Bushell, Garvin & Tucker, Mark
20 Bushell, Garvin & Tucker, Mark Jazz from the Beginning
Oxford Bayou Press 1988 1871478006 / 9781871478006 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xv, 198pp, plates, discography. In clear, removable protective cover. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
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