Jazz Guide: New York City

Jazz Guide: New York City

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by Steve Dollar
     
 

Uptown, downtown. Big bands to subway soloists. Elegant clubs with big-name headliners to funky basements where the bands play all night. Jazz Guide: New York City reveals more than sixty venues where you can hear the best of every kind of jazz -- Latin, avant-garde, New Orleans-style, or hard bop -- in the city renowned for the music. Festivals, music stores, poetry…  See more details below

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Uptown, downtown. Big bands to subway soloists. Elegant clubs with big-name headliners to funky basements where the bands play all night. Jazz Guide: New York City reveals more than sixty venues where you can hear the best of every kind of jazz -- Latin, avant-garde, New Orleans-style, or hard bop -- in the city renowned for the music. Festivals, music stores, poetry sessions, and gospel brunches are also featured, along with jazz lore: Visits to the heyday of Harlem and 52nd Street, the famous bridge where Sonny Rollins moonlighted, and the neighborhood Louis Armstrong called home.

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ISBN-13:
9781892145192
Publisher:
New York Review Books
Publication date:
11/05/2003
Pages:
169
Product dimensions:
4.39(w) x 8.47(h) x 0.48(d)

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