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Before John Was A Jazz Giant

Before John Was A Jazz Giant

A Song of John Coltrane

Book - 2008
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This lyrical picture-book biography of John Coltrane focuses on his childhood and how he interpreted sounds before he made his music.
Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2008.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780805079944
Call Number: jB Coltrane, John WEA
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Qualls, Sean - Illustrator
Bib Control Number: 541929


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John Coltrane was an American jazz saxophonist and composer. This biography focuses on John's childhood and how the musical exploration he did then, influenced the musician he would become. Illustrated by Sean Qualls.

"Before John was a jazz giant, he was all ears." Find out what John Coltrane was listening to that led him to be one of the greatest jazz musicians ever.

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