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The Swing era : the Development of Jazz, 1930-1945

Author: Gunther Schuller
Publisher: New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1989.
Series: The History of jazz, 2
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Publication:The History of jazz, 2
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Following on from the author's previous work, "Early Jazz", this detailed history of jazz covers the crucial era which saw the rise of big band swing and the transition to the more "avant-garde" bop  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gunther Schuller
ISBN: 019504312X 9780195043129 0195071409 9780195071405
OCLC Number: 490084315
Notes: Autre tirage : 1991.
Description: 1 vol. (919 p.) : mus. ; 25 cm.
Series Title: The History of jazz, 2
Responsibility: Gunther Schuller.
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'Hardly anyone else can write on jazz with such authority...indispensable to serious jazz lovers...A monumental contribution to jazz literature.' New York Review of Books 'a magisterial Read more...

 
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