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Contents List of Illustrations Acknowledgments Introduction Part 1: Sinatra and His Music 1 The Musical Skills of Frank Sinatra David Finck 2 Frank Sinatra¿s Artistry and the Question of Phrasing Samuel L. Chell 3 Hanging on a String of Dreams: Delirium and Discontent in Sinatra¿s Love Songs Joseph Fioravanti 4 Jazzin¿ Sinatra: Three ¿Understated¿Arrangers: George Siravo, Johnny Mandel, and Quincy Jones Arnold Jay Smith 5 They Can¿t Take that away from Me: Frank Sinatra and His Curious but Close Relationship with the Rock and Roll Generation David Wild 6 Dick Haymes: Sinatra Stand-In or the Real Thing? Ruth Prigozy Part 2: Sinatra and Popular Culture 7 Singing in the Moment: Sinatra and the Culture of the Fifties Roger Gilbert 8 Frank Sinatra Meets the Beats Blaine Allan 9 Sinatra in (Lyrical) Drag Philip Furia 10 Sinatra Meets Television: A Search for Identity in Fifties America Ron Simon 11 Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley: The Taming of Teen Idols and the Timex Show James F. Smith 12 Frank Sinatra: Dancer Jeanne Fuchs 13 Dancing to Sinatra: The Partnership of Music and Movement in Twyla Tharp¿s Sinatra Suite Lisa Jo Sagolla 14 From Sam Spade to Tony Rome: Bogart¿s Influence on Sinatra¿s Film Career Walter Raubicheck 15 Sinatra Satire: Fifty Years of Punch Lines Patric M. Verrone Selected Discography Selected Bibliography List of Contributors Index
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Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998 -- Congresses.