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 New,Straighten Up and Fly Right: The Life and Music of Nat King Cole

  • Author: Friedwald, Will

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Contents

  • Forward by John Pizzarelli
  • Intro: Of Falling Blossoms and Paper Moons
  • Prelude: Paris, 1930
  • Origin Story (1919-1937)
  • Act One: The King Cole Trio
  • 1. The Birth of the Trio (1937-1943)
  • 2. Rise of the Trio (1943-1946)
  • 3. Interlude: Nat and Norman: The Jam Sessions (1942-1946)
  • 4. Expanding the Canvas (1946-1947)
  • 5. Entr'acte: Trio to Quartet to Solo (1948-1951)
  • Act Two: Nat King Cole
  • 6. Nat and Nelson: Mona Lisa to Two in Love (1950-1954)
  • 7. Assault on a King (1955-1956)
  • 8. Years of Stardust (1956-1959)
  • 9. The Ends of the Earth (1960-1962)
  • 10. Requiem for a King (1962-1964)
  • Postscript: The Afterlife (1965 and Beyond)
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