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Jazz ABZ

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Jazz ABZ

An A to Z Collection of Jazz Portraits with Art Print

By Wynton Marsalis; Paul Rogers (Illustrator); Phil Schaap (Contribution by)

Candlewick, Hardcover, 9780763634346, 76pp.

Publication Date: September 11, 2007


"I don’t know a jazz aficionado who could resist it." — "The O List," O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE

The award-winning book by celebrated jazz composer Wynton Marsalis is now available with an exclusive art print by illustrator Paul Rogers.

Featured on National Public Radio’s ALL THINGS CONSIDERED

Winner of a Bologna Ragazzi Award

A Norman Sugarman Honor Book for Excellence in Children’s Biography

An International Reading Association Children’s Book Award Winner

Winner of a Lion and the Unicorn Award for Excellence in North American Poetry


About the Author
Wynton Marsalis, trumpeter, composer, and tireless champion of jazz, is the recipient of a Pulitzer Prize and the winner of nine Grammy Awards. The artistic director for the Jazz at Lincoln Center program, he lives in New York.

Paul Rogers has created everything from billboard portraits at Dodger Stadium to a silkscreen portrait of Wynton Marsalis for the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. He lives in Pasadena, California.