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A Lester Young Reader Lewis Porter

A Lester Young Reader

Lewis Porter

Published October 17th 1991
ISBN : 9781560980650
Paperback
323 pages
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 About the Book 

Tenor-saxophonist Lester Young (1909-1959) was the most original jazz improviser of the era between Louis Armstrong and Charlie Parker. This book retrieves long out-of-print biographical essays and musical studies, a few never before published, asMoreTenor-saxophonist Lester Young (1909-1959) was the most original jazz improviser of the era between Louis Armstrong and Charlie Parker. This book retrieves long out-of-print biographical essays and musical studies, a few never before published, as well as a collection of Youngs interviews and a selection of rare photographs.