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6 edition of Fats Waller (Classic Rock Album Series) found in the catalog.

Fats Waller (Classic Rock Album Series)

by Maurice Waller

  • 7 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Schirmer Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Composers & musicians,
  • Jazz,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • Composers & Musicians - Jazz,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • People of Color,
  • Music,
  • Genres & Styles - Rock,
  • Discography & Buyer"s Guides,
  • Entertainment & Performing Arts - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9327933M
    ISBN 100825671825
    ISBN 109780825671821
    OCLC/WorldCa46333771

    COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . € Add to cart Buy the book Fats Waller - 17 Solos For Piano Volume 1, with the transcriptions listed below. After payment with Paypal, you will be able to download the book in PDF format or receive the book by postal services if you choose this delivery mode.

    Fats Waller. likes 17 talking about this. Fan page for the famous jazz pianist, organist, composer, singer and entertainer, Fats Waller. Enjoy his music and photos shared on this page.5/5.   O n 14 June Tony Mottram, the British tennis hope of those days, chose as one of his Desert Island Discs Fats Waller's "Alligator Crawl", a thrilling boogie-woogie rumble. I was transfixed Author: Michael Longley.

    Fats Waller was the son of a preacher and learned to play the organ in church with his mother. Overcoming opposition from his clergyman father, Waller became a professional pianist at 15, working in cabarets and theaters. Fats Waller. Thomas Wright Waller died in at the age of 39, and even though his recording career only lasted a dozen years, he found the time to turn jazz on its head. His piano playing was rhythmically strong and defined the stride style, while his composing work lives on through classic songs Honeysuckle Rose (as covered by Thelonious.


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Fats Waller (Classic Rock Album Series) by Maurice Waller Download PDF EPUB FB2

Maurice Waller (Fats' son) has written a classic, seminal book about the greatest pianist/singer/comedian/actor/composer of the twentieth century. I place Fats' untimely death at age 39 in the same category in terms of the tragedy and loss to the world of music, as the tragic death of George Gershwin in his 30's/5(17).

Bitterly disappointed. Described as transcription of Fats Waller numbers. First one of interest was "Ain't Misbhavin'". Waller in Eb and so-called transcription in the key of C.

No one plays it in "C". Had same issue with Buddy Holly book. Everything /5(26). Fats Waller has 31 books on Goodreads with 16 ratings. Fats Waller’s most popular book is Who's Sorry Now?. Through descriptions from contemporary newspapers and magazines, accounts from individuals who were in attendance, and remarks by radio announcers from original transcripts, Fats Waller on the Air provides historical perspective and a sense of the character and feel of the broadcasts.

The book also offers a timechart of early sound recording and. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store.

Alyn Shipton's biography "Fats Waller" is probably a best book to start with in all respects if you want to know more about the man behind the joyous swing of "Fats Waller and His Rhythm".

Fats' son Maurice Waller also published a biography of Fats that may be a better starting place than Kirkeby. Joel Vance's "Fats Waller: His Life and Times" is yet another source to turn to Cited by: 5. Originally published inthis full story of his life and career is generally recognized as the best work ever written on Fats Waller, the famous stride pianist known for his humorous performance style and for composing such jazz classics as Ain't Misbehavin'/5.

African-American pianist Fats Waller wrote such jazz standards as "Ain't Misbehavin'" and earned fame for his comedic radio performances in the : Bitterly disappointed.

Described as transcription of Fats Waller numbers. First one of interest was "Ain't Misbhavin'". Waller in Eb and so-called transcription in the key of C. No one plays it in "C". Had same issue with Buddy Holly book.

Everything /5(21). Maurice Waller reveals the rarely seen side of Fats as a family man, struggling to juggle domestic affairs with the demands of being one of the era’s busiest jazz men. From his earliest days as a child prodigy to his wild nights playing Harlem rent parties to his appearances on stages around the world and his eventual commercial success, it’s all : University of Minnesota Press.

Fats Waller book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Fats Waller () was an outsize man in all respects: five feet eleven i /5. Thomas "Fats" Waller. Piano Book. The artist's own piano arrangements of titles he made famous. Pianists will find no better "Fats" selection.

Twenty titles include: All That Meat and No Potatoes * Margie * I'm Sitting on Top of the World * Who's Sorry Now * I'm Nobody's Baby and a special bonus section of selected songs from the Broadway musicalCategory: Piano-Personality Book.

The background of the Waller family Fats discovers Harlem nightlife the death of Fats' mother Fats meets James P. Johnson and Willie The Lion Smith Fats marries Edith Fats and the music publishers Fats meets his second wife and Captain Maines Fats Waller book. Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Attraverso la musica e gli spettacoli creati per Fats Waller negli anni /5. Radio and television broadcasts are an essential component in the career of jazz musician Thomas "Fats" Waller.

The medium suited his character well, allowing his friendly, energetic personality to shine through. This book meticulously documents Waller's on-air appearances: from his first known broadcast in at age 19 to the final airing before his premature death. Fats's story is the story of the Harlem rent parties where jazz flourished in the Twenties, of Tin Pan Alley, "race records," a stormy marriage, some outrageous adventures - including a.

Fats Waller is the author of Ain't Misbehavin' ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Ain't Misbehavin ( avg rating, 1 rating, 0 re 4/5(4).

View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of The Fats Waller Songbook on Discogs.4/5(1).

I thought it was near impossible to find any recordings of Fats Waller, but Amazon had a few. The more you get to know about this great artist and those of his era, the more you want to know.I am very happy to have this CD set as part of my collection/5(7). Fats Waller, byname of Thomas Wright Waller, (bornNew York City, New York, U.S.—died DecemKansas City, Missouri, U.S.), American pianist and composer who was one of the few outstanding jazz musicians to win wide commercial fame, though this was achieved at a cost of obscuring his purely musical ability under a cloak of broad comedy.

Thomas “Fats” Waller is a Jazz immortal and I for one couldn’t be happier that the UMP has sought fit to reissue in an affordable paperback format his biography by his son Maurice in conjunction with Anthony Calabrese as a reminded of that fact.Fats Waller: His Life and Times by Vance, Joel The Fast Free Shipping.

$ Free shippingSeller Rating: % positive.Fats Waller. likes 8 talking about this. Fats Waller ( - ), the great jazz pianist and entertainer. "One never knows, do one?"Followers: