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Frank Buchmann-Moller

You Got to Be Original, Man!
by Frank Buchmann-Moller ~ Hardback

Lester Young, the legendary tenor sax player known as "Pres", created music for nearly 25 years. This companion volume to "You Just Fight for Your Life", the biography of Young's life details 251 recording sessions. Listed chronologically, each session has its own introduction that contains title, p...

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You Just Fight for Your Life
by Frank Buchmann-Moller ~ Hardback

Buchmann-Moller's biography of Young offers a reconstruction of Young's life and career. Drawing on newspaper accounts, oral history tapes and the author's interviews with musicians who played with Young, Buchmann-Moller is able to supply information concerning Young's life. He begins with an accoun...

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You Just Fight for Your Life
by Frank Buchmann-Moller ~ Paperback / softback

A Danish musician here presents the most accurate, comprehensive work on a major figure in American jazz: Lester Willis Young (1909-1959), better known as 'Pres' or 'Prez,' from the nickname 'President' given to him by Billie Holiday. Based on interviews with Young's colleagues and friends, and ofte...

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