New Book: "Jazz Conversations" by JaRon K. Eames" (Available Now)
JaRon K. Eames Releases New Book, "Jazz Conversations" | Featuring Interviews with Nancy Wilson, Oscar Peterson, Chuck Mangione, Ahmad Jamal & More |
Jazz Conversations with JaRon K. Eames is a compilation of more than 400 pages of delightful, insightful conversations with some of the most renowned musicians, producers and promoters in the jazz world. Noted jazz writer Nat Hentoff wrote in the book's Foreword: "Although I have chronicled jazz musicians for more than 60 years now, I learned a lot more about why this music lifts so many spirits throughout the world by being present at these conversations ... JaRon himself becomes a valuable part of jazz history."
Take an insider's musical journey through the lives of Charles Linton, Nancy Wilson, Ahmad Jamal, Oscar Peterson, Clark Terry, Joe Williams, Anita O'Day, Dr. Billy Taylor, Dr, Albert Murray, Chuck Mangione, Margaret Whiting, Hank Jones, Jack Kleinsinger, Little Jimmy Scott, Dakota Staton, Maxine Brown, Randy Weston, Soupy Sales, Irene Reid, Eddie Bert, Phoebe Jacobs, Jon Hendricks and more.
The interviews, all transcribed by JaRon, were originally recorded for the author's Manhattan Cable TV program,
The JaRon Eames Show, which airs Fridays at 12:30 am on Channel 34 and worldwide on www.mnn.org. The TV show is the longest-running weekly TV program that preserves and archives legends of America's classical music.
For more information, please visit www.jaroneames.com.