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Jazz Makers: Vanguards of Sound

Alyn Shipton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2002 - 263 pages
More than fifty biographical profiles cover the lives and accomplishments of pioneering and contemporary jazz greats, including such performers as Louis Armstrong, Wynton ...
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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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A Concise History of Jazz

John Robert Brown - Music - 2004 - 228 pages
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Jazz: New Perspectives on the History of Jazz

Nat Hentoff, Albert J. McCarthy - Music - 1975 - 387 pages
The names of Nat Hentoff and Albert J. McCarthy have become almost synonymous with jazz writing. Hentoff, editor of Jazz Review, writer for Downbeat, High Fidelity, New Yorker ...
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Woodwinds

Alyn Shipton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1993 - 32 pages
Text and pictures introduce the woodwind family of instruments, such as flutes, saxophones, oboes, bassoons, and their relatives.
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Percussion

Alyn Shipton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1994 - 32 pages
Describes various types of percussion instruments--including different drums, xylophones, cymbals, and shakers--discussing how they are played and their use in music around the ...
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Brass

Alyn Shipton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1993 - 32 pages
Text and pictures introduce the brass family of instruments, such as trumpets, trombones, tubas, and their relatives.
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Strings

Alyn Shipton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1993 - 32 pages
An introduction to the string family of instruments, such as the violin, viola, cello, harp, guitar and their relatives.
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Singing

Alyn Shipton - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1994 - 32 pages
Examines vocal music throughout history, discussing how the voice works, different kinds of singing and songs, and the technology involved in recording and playing back vocal ...
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