The Resource Music makes me : Fred Astaire and jazz, Todd Decker

Music makes me : Fred Astaire and jazz, Todd Decker

Label
Music makes me : Fred Astaire and jazz
Title
Music makes me
Title remainder
Fred Astaire and jazz
Statement of responsibility
Todd Decker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fred Astaire is best known for his brilliant dancing in the movie musicals of the 1930s, but in Music Makes Me, Todd Decker argues that Astaire's work as a dancer and choreographer, particularly in the realm of tap dancing, made a significant contribution to the art of jazz
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
781.65092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML420.A896
LC item number
D46 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Roth Family Foundation music in America imprint
Label
Music makes me : Fred Astaire and jazz, Todd Decker
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-355) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part One: Astaire among Others : "There's a difference and Astaire is it" ; "I am a creator" -- Part Two: Astaire at the studios: "I play with the very best bands" ; "Tell them to let it swing" ; "Fixing up" tunes -- Part Three: Astaire in jazz and popular music: "Keep time with the time and with the times" ; "Jazz means the blues" ; "Anything that will send me" ; "You play and I'll dance."
Control code
ocn747428059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 375 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283278362
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, music, portraits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt4jr6
  • a3e4b900-afeb-4622-ad8d-27e00cd06584
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25539875
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747428059
  • pebcs0520950062

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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