Paul Desmond: A Life Told in Pictures, Music and Memories/Jerry Jazz Musician:
Take Five: The Public and Private Lives of Paul Desmond
by Doug Ramsey
Doug Ramsey's biography of saxophonist Paul Desmond is a lavish, detailed work of art, filled with photographs, letters, and memories of a complex and frequently inspiring life. Paul Desmond: A Life Told in Pictures, Music and Memories, a Jerry Jazz Musician production published in cooperation with Ramsey and Parkside Publications, features photographs and excerpts from the book, as well as sound samples of Desmond's music."