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Lester Leaps In - The Life And Times Of Lester "Pres" Young


524 Pages
Beacon Press
Contains a selected discography.

A very in-depth biography of Lester Young. Daniels draws on interviews with Young's family and many musicians who performed with him to trace his roots and his early years traveling with his father's band, his time spent with the Count Basie orchestra and his friendship with Billie Holiday.

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