The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Popular Standards

The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Popular Standards

Book - 2002
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* Every major singer from Frank Sinatra to Christina Aguilera * Every major composer from Irving Berlin to Stephen Sondheim * Every major song from a century of favorites * Every major musician and lyricist * Every major styling from blues, jazz, and country to folk, big band, and rock and roll * The most recorded songs of all time * A guide to understanding the "standard" lingo * The evolution of popular music from Tin Pan Alley to contemporary musical theater, and more
Publisher: New York : Berkley Pub. Group, 2002.
Edition: First edition.
ISBN: 9780399527449
Branch Call Number: 781.640973 M796
Characteristics: xvi, 235 pages ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: National Public Radio (U.S.)
Alternative Title: Popular standards


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