Oscar Peterson

Daniel learned how to read music and how to give the right sounds to the notes on the page. For him, music meant hymns and the classics. There would be no wasting time on popular tunes or frivolous styles. Daniel Peterson's one-man, ...

Oscar Peterson

Called the "Maharaja of the keyboard" by Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson released over 200 recordings, won seven Grammy Awards, received the Order of Canada and is considered to have been one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. This new biography from award-winning author Jack Batten, promises to tell Oscar Peterson's story in acomplete, compelling and sympathetic way. This is first biography of Oscar Peterson for young people. This book is the story of a black kid from a Montreal ghetto who reached accliam in the great music halls of the world.

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Oscar Peterson
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Jack Batten
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-11 - Publisher: Tundra Books

Called the "Maharaja of the keyboard" by Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson released over 200 recordings, won seven Grammy Awards, received the Order of Canada and is considered to have been one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time. This new biography from award-winning author Jack Batten, promises to tell
Official Register of the United States
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: United States Civil Service Commission
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1899 - Publisher:

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Official Register of the United States
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: United States Civil Service Commission
Categories: United States
Type: BOOK - Published: 1879 - Publisher:

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Family Forest: Public Version Volume 5 M-R
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jan Young
Categories: United States
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Lulu.com

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Chronological History of the Robinson Family and their descendants
Language: en
Pages: 486
Authors: Robert Lorenzo Lockley
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-16 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

The information in this book was gathered from information in the census records, order books, wills, Vital Statics and deeds all available at the Virginia Library, Richmond, Va. and the King & Queen County, Va. Court, which provided the basis for this book about a family that lived in King