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The Resource Madame Jazz : contemporary women instrumentalists, Leslie Gourse

Madame Jazz : contemporary women instrumentalists, Leslie Gourse

Label
Madame Jazz : contemporary women instrumentalists
Title
Madame Jazz
Title remainder
contemporary women instrumentalists
Statement of responsibility
Leslie Gourse
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gourse, Leslie
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women jazz musicians
  • Jazz
Label
Madame Jazz : contemporary women instrumentalists, Leslie Gourse
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Diva -- A status report on the contemporary scene : part one -- A status report : part II -- Remembrance of things passé : Jill McManus recalls the frustrations of the jazz sisters in the 1970s -- Several successful contemporary young women musicians talk about their inspiration and commitment -- Pianists Renee Rosnes and Rachel Z, rising to the top in the 1990s, ruminate about their worlds -- A view from the business women -- The instrument is the image -- Kit McClure, big-band leader : "You did the right thing" -- Tracy Wormworth, bassist : "Doors just opened" -- Emily Remler and the guitarists --Focusing on trumpeter Rebecca Coupe Franks, alto saxophonists Virginia Mayhew, Charol Chaikin, and Sue Terry, French horn player Stephanie Fauber, oboist Kathy Halvorson, and saxophonists Laura Dreyer and Paula Atherton -- Trumpeters Laurie Frink and Stacy Rowles -- Flautists Elise Wood and Ali Ryerson -- Carol Sudhalter, a role model -- Jane Ira Bloom, soprano saxophonist and experimentalist -- Terri Lyne Carrington -- Cindy Blackman and Sylvia Cuenca -- Percussionist Carol Steele -- Individualists -- Shirley Horn : "I got older and bolder" -- Joanne Brackeen lives and plays without any dos and don'ts -- The wily Miss Dorothy Donegan, mistress of fiery medleys -- Marian McPartland : "... something you really need in life, someone to encourage you" -- A few words about love, marriage, and motherhood -- A view from the West Coast / Frankie Nemko -- Appendix : Women instrumentalists active in the 1980s and early 1990s
Control code
29357146
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 273 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195086966
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
93040360 /MN
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits
Label
Madame Jazz : contemporary women instrumentalists, Leslie Gourse
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 265) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Diva -- A status report on the contemporary scene : part one -- A status report : part II -- Remembrance of things passé : Jill McManus recalls the frustrations of the jazz sisters in the 1970s -- Several successful contemporary young women musicians talk about their inspiration and commitment -- Pianists Renee Rosnes and Rachel Z, rising to the top in the 1990s, ruminate about their worlds -- A view from the business women -- The instrument is the image -- Kit McClure, big-band leader : "You did the right thing" -- Tracy Wormworth, bassist : "Doors just opened" -- Emily Remler and the guitarists --Focusing on trumpeter Rebecca Coupe Franks, alto saxophonists Virginia Mayhew, Charol Chaikin, and Sue Terry, French horn player Stephanie Fauber, oboist Kathy Halvorson, and saxophonists Laura Dreyer and Paula Atherton -- Trumpeters Laurie Frink and Stacy Rowles -- Flautists Elise Wood and Ali Ryerson -- Carol Sudhalter, a role model -- Jane Ira Bloom, soprano saxophonist and experimentalist -- Terri Lyne Carrington -- Cindy Blackman and Sylvia Cuenca -- Percussionist Carol Steele -- Individualists -- Shirley Horn : "I got older and bolder" -- Joanne Brackeen lives and plays without any dos and don'ts -- The wily Miss Dorothy Donegan, mistress of fiery medleys -- Marian McPartland : "... something you really need in life, someone to encourage you" -- A few words about love, marriage, and motherhood -- A view from the West Coast / Frankie Nemko -- Appendix : Women instrumentalists active in the 1980s and early 1990s
Control code
29357146
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 273 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195086966
Isbn Type
:
Lccn
93040360 /MN
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portraits

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