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Groovin' High: The Life of Dizzy Gillespie

Alyn Shipton - Music - 1999 - 432 pages
Dizzy Gillespie was one of the most important and best-loved musicians in jazz history. With his horn-rimmed glasses, goatee, jive talk, and upraised trumpet bell, he was the ...
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The History of Jazz

Ted Gioia - Music - 2011 - 452 pages
Ted Gioia's History of Jazz has been universally hailed as a classic--acclaimed by jazz critics and fans around the world. Now Gioia brings his magnificent work completely up ...
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Gary Giddins, Scott Knowles DeVeaux - Music - 2009 - 704 pages
A respected critic presents an intellectual history of jazz that explains the origins of the genre within a context of America culture, covering everything from the styles that ...
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Brian Harker - Music - 2005 - 358 pages
Jazz in the Twentieth Century places jazz music within its rich historical and cultural context. The book explains how and why jazz evolved as it did, as it emphasizes ...
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A Concise History of Jazz

John Robert Brown - Music - 2004 - 228 pages
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A Short History of Jazz

Bob Yurochko - Jazz - 1993 - 318 pages
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