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Jelly Roll Morton.

Martin T. Williams

Jelly Roll Morton.

by Martin T. Williams

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Published by A.S. Barnes and Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Morton, Jelly Roll, -- d. 1941

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesKings of jazz
    The Physical Object
    Pagination85 p.
    Number of Pages85
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13636753M
    OCLC/WorldCa217996

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    Jelly Roll Morton Biography - Ferdinand Joseph LaMothe, known famously by his stage name “Jelly Roll Morton”, was an American jazz and ragtime pianist, bandleader, and composer. The visionary problem solving by Ferdinand ‘Jelly Roll’ Morton, jazz’s first theorist, led . Armed with all the fresh information that was continuing to arrive almost daily, Laurie realised that a new book would have to be compiled and written. This resulted in the publication of Mr. Jelly Lord, a full-scale page book devoted to Jelly Roll Morton’s recordings and his movements.

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Mister Jelly Roll The Fortunes of Jelly Roll Morton, New Orleans Creole and "Inventor of Jazz". Ferdinand Joseph LaMothe (October 20, – July 10, ), known professionally as Jelly Roll Morton, was an American ragtime and early jazz pianist, bandleader and composer who started his career in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Widely recognized as a pivotal figure in early jazz, Morton was jazz's first arranger, proving that a genre rooted in improvisation could retain its essential spirit.

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Jan 01,  · About the Book. When Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton sat at the piano in the Library of Congress in May of to begin his monumental series of interviews with Alan Lomax, he spoke of his years on the West Coast with the nostalgia of a man recalling a golden age, a lost Eden.

When it appeared inthis biography of Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton became an instant classic of jazz literature. Now back in print and updated with a new afterword by Lawrence Gushee, Mister Jelly Roll will enchant a new generation of readers with the fascinating story of one of the world's most influential composers of jazz.

Jelly Roll's voice spins out his life in/5. In addition to his work with folk songs, Lomax was very interested in the historical and social origins of jazz, and he wrote a notable biography of the early jazzman Ferdinand "Jelly Roll" Morton entitled "Mister Jelly Roll" ()/5(2).

Jan 16,  · The Original "Jelly Roll Blues" is widely acknowledged as the very first Jazz tune, written by Jelly Roll Morton in and first published in This version is by Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot. Jelly Roll Morton was a master; his music is always recognizable because of a special quality he imparted to the musicians with whom he recorded.

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Jelly Roll's voice spins out his life in. In this unusual and inventive picture book that riffs on the language and rhythms of old New Orleans, noted picture book biographer Jonah Winter (Dizzy, Frida, You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?) turns his focus to one of America's early jazz heroes in this perfectly pitched book about Jelly Roll Morton.

Jelly Roll Morton, American jazz composer and pianist who pioneered the use of prearranged, semiorchestrated effects in jazz-band performances.

Morton learned the piano as a child and from was a professional pianist in the bordellos of the Storyville district of New Orleans. He was one of the. Dec 28,  · Jelly Roll Morton was a towering figure in early jazz, and one with a very large number of accomplishments.

As a pianist who had his own easily recognizable style, Morton was a major transition figure between ragtime and early jazz, combining the syncopations of.

Jelly Roll Morton's Last Night at the Jungle Inn: An Imaginary Memoir was written by ethnomusicologist and folklorist Samuel Charters inembellishing Morton's early stories about his life. Jelly Roll Morton is featured in Alessandro Baricco's book, Novecento. He is the "inventor of jazz" and the protagonist's rival throughout the book.Dec 01,  · "Oh, Mister Jelly": A Jelly Roll Morton Scrapbook.

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Photographs and documents have always played an important role in the presentation of jazz history, as far back as Orrin Keepnews and Bill .Jun 01,  · Jelly's Blues recounts the tumultuous life of Jelly Roll Morton (ca., ). A virtuoso pianist with a larger-than-life personality, he composed such influential early jazz pieces as "King Porter Stomp" and "New Orleans Blues." However, by the late s, he was nearly forgotten.

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