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.

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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

Listening Guides
Recorded Examples
Photographs
Colorplates
Preface
1What is Jazz?1
2How to Listen to Jazz10
3Jazz Heritages18
4The Blues32
5Jazz Singers42
6Early New Orleans Dixieland (1900-1920)49
7Ragtime (1900-1917)57
8Chicago Style Dixieland (the 1920s)66
9Boogie-Woogie (the 1920s and 1930s)74
10Swing (1932-1942)79
11Bop (1940-1950)96
12Cool (1949-1955)107
13Hard Bop, Funky/Straight-Ahead Jazz (circa 1954-)118
14Free Form, Avant Garde130
15Crossover, Third Stream, Early Jazz/Rock143
16Jazz/Rock/Pop Fusion153
17Big Band Legacy165
18Jazz in Television and Motion Pictures171
19Jazz and the New Technology176
20Jazz Esthetics and Criticism185
21Six Out of Many191
App. AAwards and Films209
App. BSelected Discography213
Glossary215
Bibliography219
Index222

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