The Jazz Of The Southwest

The Jazz Of The Southwest

by Jean A. Boyd
     
 
The origins and development of western swing as a vibrant current in the mainstream of jazz.

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The origins and development of western swing as a vibrant current in the mainstream of jazz.

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Western Historical Quarterly
"Although Boyd states that 'this book is only a beginning', Jazz of the Southwest is, in fact, a rich source of information on both the music and the men who made the music. It is a thoughtful and readable celebration of western swing."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780292708600
Publisher:
University of Texas Press
Publication date:
04/15/1998
Edition description:
1 ED
Pages:
294
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.66(d)

Meet the Author

Jean A. Boyd is Professor of Musicology at the Baylor University School of Music in Waco, Texas.

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