The Metronome; Modern Music and Its Makers, August, 1939

By: ANTRIM, Doron K. - Editor

Price: $16.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: VG


Single Issue of an important monthly Music Magazine. Increasingly, this magazine carried material on Big Bands, Swing and Jazz. Cover features composite photo of the Woody Herman Orchestra with a much larger photo of Herman himself. Personalities noted include - Gene Krupa, Chick Webb, Constance Moore, Benny Goodman, Billy Butterfield, Charlie Barnet, Count Basie, Jimmy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Glen Miller, Tommy Dorsey and many more. Features on numerous instruments, arranging, writing, dances, etc. Featured is a Metronome Orchestration of 'Barney Google,' by George Siravo, plus, a ton of wonderful and informative ads on musical instruments & accessories. Noteable ads on Epiphone Electric Guitars and Amps, Zildjian Cymbals, Olds Trombones, Dallape Accordians, Gibson Guitars, and many more. 50pp, photo illustrated, adverts etc. Bright, clean and unmarked except for a small area of surface loss parallel to the spine on the front wrapper. Sound, stapled binding. No address labels. Weight, 184g.

Title: The Metronome; Modern Music and Its Makers, August, 1939

Author Name: ANTRIM, Doron K. - Editor

Categories: Popular Culture, Music, Vintage & Back-issue Magazines & Journals,

Edition: Vol LV, No 8

Publisher: New York, Metronome Corporation: 1939

Binding: Wrappers

Book Condition: VG

Type: Monthly Magazine

Size: 9.5" by 12.25"

Seller ID: 050123

Keywords: MUSIC MAGAZINES POP JAZZ MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS