At Oggies Music we specialise in second-hand, refurbished and ex shop display items that we sell at internet prices. Only personal items are sold as new such as reeds and lubrication.
Please note that we judge the condition of this product to be: Used – Very Good
Bob Wilber is well known as a clarinist, saxophonist and arranger. This book tells of his early fame as a bandleader and protege of the late Sidney Bechet. From leading his own bank in the 1940s, Wilber went on toEurope with Mess Messrow's all-star band.
Wilber's account of his studies with Bechet and other early jazzmen, his attempts to survive asamusician during the fifties and sixties, and his subsequent return to fame make ths book an important contribution to jazz history.
The book is from the collection of Peter Boizot MBE (1929-2018). The book has an inscription and is signed by Bob Wilber.
The book is in very good condition with some pages not having been separated. The book comes with its original dust jacket which has some minor wear.
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