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The Resource Born to swing : Lil Hardin Armstrong's life in jazz, Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Michele Wood

Born to swing : Lil Hardin Armstrong's life in jazz, Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Michele Wood

Label
Born to swing : Lil Hardin Armstrong's life in jazz
Title
Born to swing
Title remainder
Lil Hardin Armstrong's life in jazz
Statement of responsibility
Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Michele Wood
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ever since she was a young girl, Lil Hardin played music with a beat. She jammed at home, at church, and even at her first job in a music store. At a time when women's only place in jazz was at the microphone, Lil earned a spot playing piano in Chicago's hottest band
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rockliff, Mara
Dewey number
  • 781.65/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wood, Michele
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Armstrong, Lil Hardin
  • Armstrong, Lil Hardin
  • African American jazz musicians
  • Women jazz musicians
  • African Americans
  • Women
  • Jazz musicians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Born to swing : Lil Hardin Armstrong's life in jazz, Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Michele Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and discography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn989639236
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781629795553
Lccn
2017942222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • BK0020894464
  • (OCoLC)989639236
Label
Born to swing : Lil Hardin Armstrong's life in jazz, Mara Rockliff ; illustrated by Michele Wood
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and discography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn989639236
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781629795553
Lccn
2017942222
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • BK0020894464
  • (OCoLC)989639236

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