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Thad Jones and Mel Lewis Orchestra - 50 Years at the Village Vanguard
50 Years at the Village Vanguard Thad Jones and Mel Lewis Orchestra
Release Date: Feb. 20, 2017
Format: Book
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50 Years at the Village Vanguard

50 Years at the Village Vanguard

Thad Jones, Mel Lewis Orchestra and the Village Vanguard
by Dave Lisik and Eric Allen.
The first book of its kind, this huge, collected history offers an extensive look at the most important big band in modern jazz.
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50 Years at the Village Vanguard
    Chapters and features include:
  • Large hardcover (328 pages, 11 x 9 inches)
  • Material from brand new interviews with more than 30 current and former band members and other experts Complete discography featuring album cover art, personnel, arrangers, soloists, and recording information from all 32 of the band's albums
  • Hundreds of rare photographs, and many images of rare memorabilia such as posters, concert tickets, vintage advertisements and tour itineraries
  • In depth featured on Mel Lewis and the music of Thad Jones, Bob Brookmeyer and Jim McNeely
  • Profiles of all current members of The Vangaurd Orchestera
  • Complete listing of personnel throughout the band's entire history
  • Exclusive coverage and photographs of the 50th anniversary celebration
50 Years at the Village Vanguard