Jazz and Black Music, 1955-65 (Book, 1992) [WorldCat.org]
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Jazz and Black Music, 1955-65

Author: David H Rosenthal
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press Inc. : [distributor] Oxford University Press Distribution Services, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Summary:
Highlights an era of musical experimentation which expanded on the modern bebop movement, but also infused it with blues and gospel to produce a style that reflected life in the American ghettos. The book considers the work of Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, John Coltraine, Charlie Mingus and others.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David H Rosenthal
ISBN: 9780195058697 0195058690
OCLC Number: 851818181
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Originally published: 1992.
Target Audience: Undergraduate.
Description: ix, 208 pages ; 21 x 14 x 2 cm
Contents: Bebop --
Hard bop begins --
A new mainstream --
The scene --
The lyricists --
Tenors and organs --
The power of badness --
Hard bop heterodoxy : Monk, Mingus, Miles, and Trane --
Changes --
The last of hard bop.
Responsibility: David H. Rosenthal.

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