Count Basie Links

http://www.duke.edu/~ymm/basi.html General information, selected discography and bibliography, and links to three other sites.

http://www.kennedy-center.org/programs/specialevents/honors/history/honoree/basie.html A one-page biography on the Kennedy Center's site (Washington DC).

http://www.pbs.org/jazz/biography/artist_id_basie_count.htm PBS's bio page (connected with Ken Burns's "Jazz") offers three downloadable "audio features" (and four clips) in its listing of the Count's works.

http://www.harlem.org/people/basie.html# This page, like the others on Wayne Bremser's "harlem.org" site, uses interesting pop-up windows where you can browse Harlem's musical history by chronology, artist, or style.

http://www.theatlantic.com/unbound/jazz/dbasie.htm "The Loss of Count Basie," an appreciation by music critic Francis Davis, as originally published in The Atlantic Monthly following Basie's death of 1984.

http://www-music.duke.edu/jazz_archive/artists/basie.count/03/ At Duke U, a one-page biography, a solid list of links, and cool pictures.

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