New Orleans Style and the Writing of American Jazz History by Bruce Boyd Raeburn | 9780472116751 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
New Orleans Style and the Writing of American Jazz History

New Orleans Style and the Writing of American Jazz History

by Bruce Boyd Raeburn
     
 

ISBN-10: 0472116754

ISBN-13: 9780472116751

Pub. Date: 02/13/2009

Publisher: University of Michigan Press

New Orleans Style tells the tale of the recognition of New Orleans jazz as a discrete style and how that recognition affected the writing of American jazz history.

Overview

New Orleans Style tells the tale of the recognition of New Orleans jazz as a discrete style and how that recognition affected the writing of American jazz history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780472116751
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press
Publication date:
02/13/2009
Series:
Jazz Perspectives Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1

1 Hot Threshold: A Leftist Writer and the Righteous Cause 23

2 Discovering New Orleans Style: The Writers of the Wax Wing 38

3 A Declaration of Independents: Noncommercial Music and Collector Discology 81

4 Reviving New Orleans Style: What Did Bunk and Ory Say? 111

5 Jazz Schism: The Perils of Intellectualization 142

6 Let the Foul Air Out: The Fun Faction Asserts Itself 182

7 The City That Care Forgot Remembers: The Apotheosis of Jazz in New Orleans 217

Epilogue 259

Notes 261

Bibliography 323

Index 327

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