Vic Hobson, Creating the Jazz Solo: Louis Armstrong and Barbershop Harmony (Jackson MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2018)

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Vic Hobson, Creating Jazz Counterpoint: New Orleans, Barbershop Harmony, and the Blues(Jackson MS: University Press of Mississippi, 2014)

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Vic Hobson, “The Blues and the Uptown Brass Bands of New Orleans” in Early Twentieth Century Brass Idioms, Studies in Jazz No. 59 ed. Howard T. Weiner (Langham MD: Scarecrow Press, 2009)


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