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Murray talks music : Albert Murray on jazz and blues

Author: Albert Murray; Paul Devlin
Publisher: Minneapolis University of Minnesota Press [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Gespräch
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Murray; Paul Devlin
ISBN: 9780816699551 0816699550 9780816698424 0816698422
OCLC Number: 967917441
Accession No: (DE-604)BV043952477
Description: 280 pages
Contents: ContentsForeword: St. George and the BluesGary GiddinsAcknowledgmentsIntroduction. Albert Murray: Talking the Blues and So Much MorePaul Devlin1. Interview with Wynton Marsalis2. Interview with Dizzy Gillespie3. Interview with Dan Minor4. Interview with Greg Thomas5. A Talk at St. John's University (with Paul Devlin)6. Interview with Russell Neff7. Liner Notes to Revelations and Blues Suite8. Murray's Note on The Second Line and The Third Line9. Foreword to The World Don't Owe Me Nothing: The Life and Times of Delta Bluesman Honeyboy Edwards10. Foreword to Mitchell & Ruff: An American Profile in Jazz11. Interview with Paul Devlin12. Murray's 1958 Morocco Lecture Notes (translated by Lauren Walsh)13. Biographical Sketch of Count Basie14. Interview with Susan Page15. Interview with Robert G. O'Meally16. A Discussion of Duke Ellington with Loren Schoenberg and Stanley Crouch17. Jazz: Notes Toward a DefinitionAfterword: The Blues and Jazz as Aesthetic StatementGreg ThomasAppendix 1: Albert Murray's Canon of Jazz ArrangementsAppendix 2: American Patterns and Variations on Rhythm and Tune: An Ellington-Strayhorn ListNotesIndex
Responsibility: edited by Paul Devlin ; foreword by Gary Giddins ; afterword by Greg Thomas.


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"Like Barthes and Bazin, Murray is a truly original thinker . . . Murray Talks Music is irresistibly stimulating." -The New Yorker "The name Albert Murray was never household familiar. Yet his Read more...

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