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Document Details


Title: Count Basie
Document type: Oral history
Accessibility: Free Only
Repository: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. School of Music. African American Music Collection
Collection: Nathaniel C. Standifer Video Archive of Oral History: Black American Musicians
Description: Interview at Interlochen Arts Academy with Miss McCray, who will introduce another interview with Mr. Count Basie, National Music Company Prof.
URL: http://www.umich.edu/~afroammu/standifer/basie.html
Original Language: English
Speaker: Basie, William (Count), 1904-1984
Speaker gender: Male
Speaker date of birth: 21-Aug-1904
Speaker place of birth: Red Bank, NJ; New Jersey; United States; North America
Speaker race: Black
Speaker occupation: Musician
Document location: Interlochen, MI
Document date: Undated
Interviewer: McCray; Standifer, Jim
Locations discussed: North America; United States
Topics discussed - ASP terms: African American musicians; Blues (Music)--1931-1940; Blues musicians; Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.); Jazz; Jazz musicians; Music; North America; Oral history; United States
ASP release: 2005-06
Document code: OHI0029374-32570