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Tribute to Frank Sinatra: A Musical Biography of Frank Sinatra.

Will Friedwald has written an encyclopedic guide to the music legacy of Frank Sinatra: "Sinatra! The Song is You: A Singer's Art" (Da Capo Press). The work chronicles Sinatra's five-decade career, drawing on interviews with his many collaborators, and interviews with Sinatra himself, and includes a discography of his well know, as well as little known recordings. Friedwald is also the author of "Jazz Singing." (Originally aired 9/24/97)

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Other segments from the episode on December 29, 1997

Fresh Air with Terry Gross: December 29, 1997. Interview with Will Friedwald; Obituary for Brendan Gill.

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