Jade Visions: The Life And Music Of Scott LaFaro By Helene LaFaro-Fernandez [SOLD]
Jade Visions: The Life And Music Of Scott LaFaro By Helene LaFaro-Fernandez [SOLD]
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University Of North Texas Press, Denton, Texas, 2009, Second Printing. The first comprehensive biography of LaFaro, written by his sister, introduction by Gene Lees, forward by the great Canadian bassist Don Thompson, discography by Chuck Ralston, with b&w photographs. Scott LaFaro, who, in a career which spanned barely six years, is acknowledged to have radically reshaped the whole conception of jazz bass playing, before his tragic death at just twenty five in a car accident, June 25, 1961. In his short career, LaFaro performed and recorded with an extraordinary array of jazz notables including, Chet Baker, Stan Getz, Ornette Coleman, Sonny Rollins, Hampton Hawes, Thelonious Monk, Stan Kenton, and of course his greatest legacy, the final memorable recordings with Bill Evans. J1598 [SOLD]

Jade Visions: The Life And Music Of Scott LaFaro By Helene LaFaro-Fernandez [SOLD]
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Jade Visions: The Life And Music Of Scott LaFaro By Helene LaFaro-Fernandez [SOLD]
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Jade Visions: The Life And Music Of Scott LaFaro By Helene LaFaro-Fernandez [SOLD]
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