Madame Jazz: Contemporary Women Instrumentalists / Edition 1

Madame Jazz: Contemporary Women Instrumentalists / Edition 1

by Leslie Gourse
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0195106474

ISBN-13: 9780195106473

Pub. Date: 05/28/1996

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195106473
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
05/28/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.36(w) x 7.86(h) x 0.55(d)

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