Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th edition
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Jazz musician and historian Mark Gridley's Concise Guide to Jazz is a clear and accurate introductory text. It explores how jazz originated, how it is made, what to listen for, and the major style eras. It focuses on over 50 historical figures, helping you understand a broad range of styles.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2014
Category: Types of Music
Table of contents
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: What is Jazz?
Chapter 2: How to Listen to Jazz
Chapter 3: The Origins of Jazz
Chapter 4: Early Jazz
Chapter 5: Swing
Chapter 6: Bebop
Chapter 7: Cool Jazz
Chapter 8: Hard Bop
Chapter 9: Avant-Garde of the 1960s and 1970s
Chapter 10: Fusion
Chapter 11: 1985 to the Present
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