Madame Jazz: Contemporary Women Instrumentalists / Edition 1

Madame Jazz: Contemporary Women Instrumentalists / Edition 1

by Leslie Gourse
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195086961

ISBN-13: 9780195086966

Pub. Date: 02/28/1995

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Madame Jazz is a fascinating invitation to the inside world of women in jazz. Ranging primarily form the late 1970s to today's vanguard of performance jazz in New York City and on the West Coast, it chronicles a crucial time of transition as women made the leap from novelty acts regarded as second class citizens to sought-out professionals admired and hired for their

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Madame Jazz is a fascinating invitation to the inside world of women in jazz. Ranging primarily form the late 1970s to today's vanguard of performance jazz in New York City and on the West Coast, it chronicles a crucial time of transition as women made the leap from novelty acts regarded as second class citizens to sought-out professionals admired and hired for their consummate musicianship.

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ISBN-13:
9780195086966
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
02/28/1995
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.44(w) x 9.57(h) x 0.98(d)

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