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Understanding Jazz: Ways to Listen

Tom Piazza - Music - 2005 - 201 pages
Much more than just another history of this vital music and those who play it, Understanding Jazz is a multimedia master class and late-night jam session rolled into one-an ...
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Jazz is

Nat Hentoff - Music - 1976 - 288 pages
"A beautifully written, evocative tribute to an elusive art... Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Teddy Wilson, Gerry Mulligan, Miles Davis, Charles Mingus ...
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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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In the moment: jazz in the 1980s

Francis Davis - Language Arts & Disciplines - 1986 - 258 pages
Written by an influential critic whose credits includeRolling Stone, The Boston Phoenix, The Atlantic, Downbeatand theVillage Voice, this book celebrates the perseverance of ...
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Profiles in Jazz: From Sidney Bechet to John Coltrane

Raymond Horricks - Music - 1991 - 267 pages
A highly personal collection of jazz portraits--centered around the towering figure of Duke Ellington--with the unabashedly didactic intent of publicizing, promoting, and ...
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Walk Tall: The Music and Life of Julian "Cannonball" Adderley

Cary Ginell - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 190 pages
(Book). Cannonball Adderley introduces his 1967 recording of "Walk Tall," by saying, "There are times when things don't lay the way they're supposed to lay. But regardless, you ...
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