Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Publishers Weekly asks Will Friedwald Why He Writes

Will's eighth book, and his third with Bob Gottlieb at Pantheon, is A BIOGRAPHICAL GUIDE TO THE GREAT JAZZ AND POP SINGERS, and will by published on November 2nd.  It is the most extensive biographical and critical survey of jazz and popular singers ever written, a whopping 832 pages long, and is an essential guide to the Great American Songbook and those who performed it.