Jazz on Record: The First Sixty Years

Jazz on Record

The First Sixty Years

Hardcover
Pub. price: $49.95

ISBN10: 0879307552 ISBN13: 9780879307554 Publisher: Backbeat Books Published: Oct 1 2003 Pages: 848 Weight: 3.80lbs. Height: 10.50" Width: 8.00" Depth: 2.00" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

Jazz historian Yanow comments on recordings of jazz music composed or performed between 1895 and 1975. His descriptions are categorized by era first and artist second. Alongside the discussion of recordings are evaluations of artists' careers and their contributions to music. Yanow is not shy about sharing his opinion, and his enthusiasm for the music is often front and center. His knowledge and coverage are relatively comprehensive. Annotation (c) Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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