Time of My Life: A Jazz Journey from London to New Orleans

Time of My Life: A Jazz Journey from London to New Orleans

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ISBN-13: 9781496821171
Publisher: University Press of Mississippi
Publication date: 03/21/2019
Series: American Made Music Series
Pages: 202
Product dimensions: 5.80(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword vii

Preface xi

Prologue xiii

1 Into the Unknown 3

2 Growing Up in London 8

3 First Exposure 15

4 First Trumpet 20

5 School 24

6 City of Dreams 31

7 A Dream Come True 39

8 Reflections 53

9 Back in Britain 61

10 A Resident Englishman 63

11 My New Family 78

12 Saturday Night 99

13 Planning My Return to Britain 105

14 On the Road 110

15 Changing Times 122

16 La Dolce Vita 130

17 A Natural Living 146

18 Papa French 158

19 The Jazz Life 168

Epilogue 173

Appendix A Two-beat or Four-beat? 175

Appendix B What Does Louis Armstrong Mean? 177

Glossary 179

Notes 182

Index 187

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