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Nica’s Dream: The Life and Legend of the Jazz Baroness – A Review

Oct 21st, 2012 | By

Nica’s Dream: The Life and Legend of the Jazz Baroness, by David Kastin

W.W. Norton & Company, 2011; 272 pps; $26.95 hardcover

While it recounts a fascinating life, Nica’s Dream addresses the history of jazz and mid-century modernism, which encompassed all the arts. David Kastin introduces an impressive array of themes and threads that convey the richness of the … [read more]