Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Dis Here: A Bio-Discography of Julian Cannonball Adderley
Foyalty 306

Dis Here: A Bio-Discography of Julian Cannonball Adderley (Hardback)

£100.95
Currently unavailable to order online.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

Chris Sheridan presents a major discographical study of an American jazz giant, Cannonball Adderley, whose career had a significant impact on jazz's development. At the same time, Sheridan stretches the boundaries of discography in two important ways: In scope and in presentation. In scope, the session listings not only include every known commercially recorded issue-a factor neglected by growing numbers of discographers covering a single artist-but also all known recorded sessions, particularly from film, and broadcasts on radio and television. The latter are providing a quickly growing market for issues on independent record labels, especially by artists no longer alive. The main discographical text also includes a narrative aiming to place the recorded music in context, both in Adderley's own career and in the development of jazz. Sheridan also continues a unique section, pioneered in his earlier Count Basie: A Bio-Discography-the day-by-day diary of the musician's musical activities. This is not only significant in its own right, it also serves to authenticate the chronology of the sessions listed in the main discography.

In terms of presentation, Sheridan aims to present a more stylish face by using a variety of related fonts to enhance clarity and by a radical rearrangement of the information given in each session listing. A definitive work essential for all researchers of jazz.

BiographyBiography: generalBiography: arts & entertainmentMusic & DanceMusic BooksMusic: styles & genresIndividual composers & musicians, specific bands & groupsMusic & DanceMusic BooksMusic: styles & genresJazzReference & ResearchEncyclopaedias & reference worksReference worksBibliographies, catalogues, discographies Publisher: ABC-CLIO Publication Date: 30/05/2000 ISBN-13: 9780313302404  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
Availability: Currently unavailable to order online.  

CHRIS SHERIDAN is a discographer, writer, and UK correspondent for Down Beat. Former editor of British network television news programs and award-winning producer, Sheridan has had a parallel life as a jazz writer, published in magazines in the U.S., Germany, France, Italy, and Japan as well as in the UK. He is well-known as a discographer, first through a 15-year stewardship of the world's longest-running discographical column, Jazz Journal's Jazz Information, and then for his internationally praised bio-discography, Count Basie: A Bio-Discography (Greenwood Press, 1986).

More books by Chris Sheridan

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Joao Gilberto and Stan Getz's...
(Hardback)
Bryan Daniel McCann
 
 
£64.00
 
Live at The Cellar: Vancouver's ...
(Paperback)
Marian Jago; Don Thompson
 
 
£24.99
 
Help!: The Beatles, Duke Ellington,...
(Hardback)
Thomas Brothers
 
 
£19.99
 
Sophisticated Giant: The Life and...
(Hardback)
Maxine Gordon; Farah Jasmine Griffin;...
 
 
£24.00
 
© W&G Foyle Ltd
Foyles uses cookies to help ensure your experience on our site is the best possible. Click here if you’d like to find out more about the types of cookies we use.
Accept and Close