Jelly's Last Jam
ISBN10: 1559360690 ISBN13: 9781559360692 Contributors: Birkenhead, Susan (Editor); Morton, Jelly Roll (Editor); Henderson, Luther (Editor) Publisher: Theatre Communications Group Published: Apr 1 1993 Weight: 0.40lbs. Height: 8.25" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
"Ambitions beyond the imagination of most Broadway musicals. Anyone who cares about the future of the American musical will want to see Jelly's Last Jam."--Frank Rich, The New York Times An intensive investigation of the life and work of composer/musician Jelly Roll Morton, Jelly's Last Jam breaks important ground, allowing African-American history to speak from the Broadway stage.