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School for cool : the academic jazz program and the paradox of institutionalized creativity

Author: Eitan Y Wilf
Publisher: Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, [2014] ©2014
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jazz was born on the streets, grew up in clubs, and will die-so some fear-at the university. Facing dwindling commercial demand and the gradual disappearance of venues, many aspiring jazz musicians  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eitan Y Wilf
ISBN: 9780226125053 022612505X 9780226125190 022612519X
OCLC Number: 854541708
Description: xi, 268 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : the academic jazz program as a hybrid --
Context and histories : the search for cultural legitimacy and the reconfiguration of obsolete jazz scenes --
"Think-tank music" : public ambivalences and contradictions --
Charisma infusion : bringing the "street" back into the classroom --
Rituals of creativity : inhabiting the echoes of the past --
Transcribing creativity as creative transcribing : legitimizing theory and expertise --
"Now you have to think simple!" : improvisatory techniques of the improvising body --
The games students play : technologies of the listening self.
Responsibility: Eitan Y. Wilf.

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