Jazz W. Free Audio CD / Edition 9

Jazz W. Free Audio CD / Edition 9

by Paul O.W. Tanner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072455136

ISBN-13: 9780072455137

Pub. Date: 10/28/2000

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

The Ninth Edition of Jazz takes students on an extraordinary musical journey through the changing styles and the fascinating history of jazz.

With a strong emphasis on listening and an outstanding photo program, Jazz offers an insider's view of the most important music, artists, clubs, and precursors in jazz history.

New to the Ninth

Overview

The Ninth Edition of Jazz takes students on an extraordinary musical journey through the changing styles and the fascinating history of jazz.

With a strong emphasis on listening and an outstanding photo program, Jazz offers an insider's view of the most important music, artists, clubs, and precursors in jazz history.

New to the Ninth Edition, personal accounts by major players in the scene — “Witness to Jazz” — take students inside the sessions, giving them a firsthand view of the lively context surrounding the growth of this uniquely American art form.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072455137
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
10/28/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
7.80(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Listening to JazzAn Overview Historical Frame of Reference Understanding Jazz What to Listen for in Jazz Listening Guidelines Summary For Further Study Notes Chapter 2: Jazz Heritages African and European Influences Interpretation and Content African Influences European Influences African Americans in the Early Colonies Creole Music Field Hollers (Cries) Work Songs Minstrels Religious Music Marching Bands Summary For Furthur Study Additional Reading Resources Notes Chapter 3: The Blues The Origin Blue Notes Field and Prison Hollers Blues Lyrics Country and Urban Blues Singing the Blues Contemporary Blues Summary For Further Study Suggested Additional Listening Additional Reading Resources Chapter 4: Piano Styles: Ragtime to Boogie-Woogie The Birth of Ragtime Ragtime and Dixieland Merge Ragtime Lives On Stride Piano Boogie-Woogie Summary For Further Study Suggested Additional Listening Additional Reading Resources Notes (and more...)

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