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A new history of jazz

Author: Alyn Shipton
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2001
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of jazz music in the United States and abroad that focuses on the personalities who were behind the creation of the music.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Shipton, Alyn.
New history of jazz.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2001 (2002 printing)
(OCoLC)623028710
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alyn Shipton
ISBN: 0826447546 9780826447548 082646338X 9780826463388 0826465927 9780826465924
OCLC Number: 45338600
Description: x, 965 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Precursors --
2. Classic jazz --
3. Piano jazz : stride and boogie-woogie --
4. The rise of the big bands --
5. International jazz to World War II --
6. Small groups in transition --
7. The birth of bebop --
8. Big-band bebop --
9. Dissemination --
10. Jazz singing to 1950 --
11. The New Orleans revival and mainstream jazz --
12. Early Miles Davis --
13. Hard bop and soul-jazz --
14. Cool jazz and the West Coast movement --
15. Big bands in transition --
16. Coltrane and Mingus --
17. Free jazz : Ornette Coleman and the "New thing" --
18. Politicization : the AACM and other organizations --
19. Jazz as world music --
20. Jazz fusions --
21. Postmodern jazz.
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Alyn Shipton examines material from the string bands and francophone vocal ensembles of the plantation to the highly developed and sophisticated world of turn-of-the-century African American Theatre.  Read more...

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"Alyn Shipton's dependable account gives credit to both African American and other musicians who have enjoyed playing jazz well through the decades...Down Beat magazine has said that this book Read more...

 
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