Jazz Planet / Edition 1

Jazz Planet / Edition 1

by E. Taylor Atkins

The first book to detail the spread and evolution of jazz into cultures around the worldSee more details below


The first book to detail the spread and evolution of jazz into cultures around the world

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University Press of Mississippi
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New Edition
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5.98(w) x 8.76(h) x 0.92(d)

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Table of Contents

Toward a Global History of Jazz
Pt. ILocal Heroes
"Si no tiene swing no vaya'a la rumba": Cuban Musicians and Jazz3
Django Reinhardt's Left Hand19
Brazilian Jazz and Friction of Musicalities41
Jazz in India: Perspectives on Historical Development and Musical Acculturation59
Interpreting the Creative Process of Jazz in Zimbabwe81
Musical Transculturation: From African American Avant-Garde Jazz to European Creative Improvisation, 1962-198199
Gianluigi Trovesi's Music: An Historical and Geographical Short-Circuit115
Pt. IILocal Politics
The Music of the Gross, 1928-1931129
Naturalizing the Exotic: The Australian Jazz Convention151
Music and Emancipation: The Social Role of Black Jazz and Vaudeville in South Africa Between the 1920s and the Early 1940s169
A Japanese Story about Jazz in Russia: Itsuki Hiroyuki's "Farewell, Moscow Gang"191
Swinging Differences: Reconstructed Identities in the Early Swedish Jazz Age207
Black Internationale: Notes on the Chinese Jazz Age225

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