Jazz / Edition 12

Jazz / Edition 12

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by Paul Tanner, David Megill, Maurice Gerow
     
 

ISBN-10: 0078025117

ISBN-13: 9780078025112

Pub. Date: 03/09/2012

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

The twelfth edition of this trusted and respected text takes students on an extraordinary musical journey through the changing styles and fascinating history of jazz. Offering a listening-based approach to the study of jazz history, this text helps students gain a better understanding of the music and how it has evolved over the decades while remaining a uniquely

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The twelfth edition of this trusted and respected text takes students on an extraordinary musical journey through the changing styles and fascinating history of jazz. Offering a listening-based approach to the study of jazz history, this text helps students gain a better understanding of the music and how it has evolved over the decades while remaining a uniquely American art form.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780078025112
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
03/09/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
416
Sales rank:
305,825
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Listening to Jazz

Chapter 2: Jazz Heritages

Chapter 3: The Blues

Chapter 4: Piano Styles: Ragtime to Boogie-Woogie

Chapter 5: Early New Orleans and Chicago Style Jazz

Chapter 6: Swing

Chapter 7: Duke Ellington

Chapter 8: Bop

Chapter 9: Cool/Third Stream

Chapter 10: Miles Davis

Chapter 11: Hard Bop, Funky, Gospel Jazz

Chapter 12: Free Form, Avant-Garde

Chapter 13: Jazz/Rock Fusion

Chapter 14: Contemporary Trends: A Maturing Art Form
Appendix A: Listening Suggestions
Appendix B: Notation Examples
Glossary
Bibliography

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