Lowe, Allen THAT DEVILIN' TUNE: A Jazz History, 1900-1950
(Berkeley, CA): Music and Arts Programs of America, Inc., (2001). 1931388008 / 9781931388009 First edition, first printing: Trade paperback original. Inscribed to a musician, and SIGNED by the author. Trade Paperback. Mild curling to the corner tips, else fine in photo-pictorial wraps.
Allen Lowe, saxophonist and music historian, offers this groundbreaking study of jazz during the first half of the 20th Century. "This is a book that truly tries to understand jazz as a multi-racial, highly diverse cultural expression."--Gerald Early.