Jazz Day

Jazz Day

The Making of A Famous Photograph

Book - 2016
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"When 'Esquire' magazine planned an issue to salute the American jazz scene in 1958, graphic designer Art Kane pitched a crazy idea: how about gathering a group of beloved jazz musicians and photographing them?... In a captivating collection of poems, Roxane Orgill steps into the frame of 'Harlem 1958,' bringing to life the musicians' mischief and quirks, their memorable style, and the vivacious atmosphere of a Harlem block full of kids on a hot summer's day"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2016.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780763669546
Characteristics: ix, 55 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Alternative Title: Making of a famous photograph


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Feb 15, 2017

Excellent read, pictures. Lots of good info in the back of the book.


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