CALLENDER, RED & ELAINE COHEN Unfinished Dream. The Musical World of Red Callender
Los Angeles Quartet Books 1985
First Edition. Signed presentation copy from the great jazz bassist, Red Callender. Inscribed by the author: “For Toni, With love & admiration. Peace & Love, Red Callender. 1/9/87.” Illustrated. Fine in a fine fresh dust jacket. A comprehensive portrait of jazz musician, composer, and arranger, Red Callender, who traveled the world and played with the best of the best, including Louis Armstrong, Lester Young, Duke Ellington, Lena Horne, Billie Holiday, Charlie Parker, Erroll Garner, Art Tatum, and Charles Mingus. With a survey of the history of jazz in California, Callender's musical theories, a discography, and more.