Some of My Best Friends Are Blues PDF ePub eBook

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Some of My Best Friends Are Blues free pdf Ronnie Scott tells here of his life as a musician and bandleader and as the founder, with his partner Peter King, of the great jazz club which bears his name. Ronnie said of running their world famous venue, 'It's made a happy man very old.' The book provides a humorous and shrewd behind- the-scenes account of the headaches and hysteria of running a club in the heart of London's Soho and coping with the capricious temperaments of some of the world's most celebrated artists. Some of My Best Friends Are Blues includes contributions by Benny Green and Spike Milligan, with cartoons by Mel Calman. This edition features a foreword by the late Pete King. Ronnie Scott died in 1996 but the Club survives as a testament to their vision and determination.

About Ronnie Scott

Co-author Mike Hennessey is a leading jazz writer. He covered the inernational music scene for Billboard magazine for 27 years and has written hundreds of articles, reviews, album notes and biographical features for a wide range of jazz magazines. He is also the author of The Little Giant: The Story of Johnny Griffin (Northway, 2008), an acclaimed biography of drummer Kenny Clarke and Tin Pan Alley, a book about the British music business.

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Author : Ronnie Scott
Publisher : Northway Publications
Data Published : 14 May 2013
ISBN : 0955788889
EAN : 9780955788888
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 123 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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