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Grand lady of piano jazz : oral history transcript / 1994.
BANC MSS 95/57 c; Phonotape 2754 C:1-7; Phonotape 2857 C:1-2
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Title:

Grand lady of piano jazz : oral history transcript / 1994

Creator/Contributor:

Teagarden, Norma, 1911-1996, creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

McFadden, Cyra.

Creator/Contributor:

Unsworth, Marilyn.

Creator/Contributor:

Crawford, Caroline (Caroline Cooley), interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Teagarden, Irene, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Teagarden, LaNora, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Grubbs, Mary, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Teagarden discusses her family history and early childhood in Texas and Oklahoma; jazz in the twenties and thirties in New York and the Southwest; touring in Hollywood during wartime; jazz greats, women's bands, life in northern California, Dixieland festivals, thoughts on volunteer service. Includes joint interview with Irene Teagarden, LaNora Teagarden, and Mary Grubbs.
comprise performances of piano music of Teagarden's most popular numbers from 1944 to 1982. Classified as Phonotape 2857 C:1-2.

Date:

1994 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Pianists -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews
Jazz musicians -- California -- Los Angeles -- Interviews
Jazz -- Interviews

Note:

Norma Teagarden ; with introductions by Cyra McFadden and Marilyn Unsworth ; interviews conducted by Caroline Crawford 1992-1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as Phonotape 2754 C:1-7.
Also available online.
Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library. Duplicate transcript.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Type:

Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (vi, 128 p.) : facsims., ports. ; 29 cm.
9 cassette tapes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3d99
BANC MSS 95/57 c
Phonotape 2754 C:1-7
Phonotape 2857 C:1-2

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

AUDIO/VISUAL MATERIALS RESTRICTED. Requests for use of original must be approved by the appropriate curator. CU-BANC
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3d99