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Commemoration of the Centenary of the Arrival of the African-American Military Bands in France During World War I
An historical & musical approach
Published by Jazz’Edit in a limited edition.
This is a gorgeous 56 pages booklet in color, with some very rare photographs, a summary of the arrival of 25 military bands, among them Jim Europe's, Tim Brymn's, George Dulf's, Will Vodery's... that had in their ranks musicians like Willie “the Lion” Smith, Noble Sissle, Sam Wooding, Elwood Graham, Herb Flemming, Vernon Roulette, William Dover, Opal Cooper, Earl Grandstaff, Bobby Jones, Samuel Richardson, Jimmy Bertrand, George Howe, Rudy Jackson, Elmer Chambers, Rafael Duchesne, Harry Swift, Albert “Happy” Caldwell, Bobby Jones, Russell Smith, James Revey… A unique work of love!