Not Fade Away: A Comparison of Jazz Age with Rock Era Pop Song Composers

By: Rimler, Walter

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(no dust jacket, probably as issued) [ex-library but with minimal markings (only library stamp on top edge and two labels + "withdrawn" stamp on ffep); nice copy with just minor exterior soiling]. (B&W photographs) Divided about evenly between a general discussion of the topic (chapter titles -- Songwriting Communities; Partnerships; Pop Orchestration; The Songwriter as Performer; Lyrics) and brief examinations (8-10 pages each) of the work of 14 songwriters or writing teams, under the chapter heading "Productive Longevity" -- George Gershwin; Jerome Kern; Richard Rodgers; Irving Berlin;Cole Porter; Harold Arlen; John Lennon; Paul McCartney; George Harrison; Mick Jagger and Keith Richards; Bob Dylan; Carole King; Holland-Dozier- Holland; Paul Simon.

Title: Not Fade Away: A Comparison of Jazz Age with Rock Era Pop Song Composers

Author: Rimler, Walter

Categories: Music and Dance,

Edition: Unstated ed

Publisher: Ann Arbor MI, Pierian Press: 1984

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 2684

Keywords: Songwriters Irving Berlin George Gershwin The Beatles The Rolling Stones Bob Dylan Jerome Kern Paul Simon Cole Porter