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Songs of the Unsung

The Musical and Social Journey of Horace Tapscott
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Duke University Press
Biography: film, television & music, Black studies, Jazz, Pianists, Composers & Musicians - General, Biography & Autobiography, United States, Biography / Autobiography, People of Color, Biography/Autobiography, USA, Composers & Musicians - Jazz, Cultural Heritage, Genres & Styles - Jazz, African American Studies, Biography/Memoirs/Letters, Music, Biography, Tapscott, Horace, African American musicians, Jazz musi
ContributionsHorace Tapscott (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9662664M
ISBN 100822325314
ISBN 139780822325314

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