Cover image for Tommy Dorsey : on the side
Title:
Tommy Dorsey : on the side
Author:
Stockdale, Robert L. (Robert Lee), 1926-2012.
Publication Information:
[New Brunswick, N.J.] : Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey ; Metuchen, N.J. : Scarecrow Press, [1995]

©1995
Physical Description:
xv, 448 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780810829510
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Tommy Dorsey was not only a bandleader, but one of the most prolific musicians of the century. Stockdale has compiled detailed discographical listings of nearly 3,000 recordings together with brief biographical information. Each recording is listed in chronological order and includes the studio, city, date of the session, the name of the recording group, its personnel and their instruments, plus the matrix number, song title, vocalist (if any), and all known worldwide releases. The listing even includes any known pseudonyms under which the recording may have been released. Complete indexes of the recording groups, individual musicians and singers, an index of all titles, composers, and lyricists.


Author Notes

Robert L. Stockdale is a retired broadcaster who has been a record collector for many years. He is also a member of the International Association of Jazz Record Collectors (IAJRC).