A Concise History of Jazz (eBook)
98418EB
John Robert Brown presents an enthusiastic and authoritative account of a century of jazz. Written in a clear and engaging style by a well-known British author and jazz educator, this book offers an affectionate introduction to the people and places that are of worldwide importance in the history of this wonderful music.
Product Number:
98418EB
Format:
eBook
Skill Level:
Not Applicable
Pages:
228
Binding:
eBook
Size:
5.5 x 8
ISBN:
1-6097-4284-2
ISBN13:
978-16097-4284-3
Series:
Concise
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
10/7/2010
John Robert Brown presents an enthusiastic and authoritative account of a century of jazz. Written in a clear and engaging style by a well-known British author and jazz educator, this book offers an affectionate introduction to the people and places that are of worldwide importance in the history of this wonderful music.
A Concise History of Jazz

1. Up the Mississippi 6
2. Way Down Yonder. New Orleans before 1917 17
3. Chicago, 1919-1929 40
4. New York, New York 58
5. Concert at Carnegie 78
6. Bebop, Bird, and the Birth of the Cool 92
7. Jazz on a Summer’s Day 116
8. Fillmore, 1970 152
9. The Montreux Festival 164
10. Europe: Trondheim, Norway, 1995 175
11. Jazz at Lincoln Center, New York 181
12. After 2000. The New Century 193
Select Bibliography 202
Index 207
 
Get the extra files for your Mel Bay book by clicking the "Download Extras" button below.

downloadextras
The .zip file contains all of the extras you will need to help you learn from your Mel Bay book. Once it is downloaded to your computer, double-click the file to open. You can find out more about .zip files here.

If you are having trouble opening or downloading this file, please contact us.
eBook
PRICE:
$ 14.99
Just Jazz Guitar Articles

Author : by Jack Wilkins
Format : eBook
Interviews With the Jazz Greats...and More!

Author : by Charles H. Chapman
Format : eBook
Conversations with Great Jazz and Studio Guitarists

Author : by Jim Carlton
Format : eBook