The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Jazz

The NPR Curious Listener's Guide to Jazz

Paperback
Pub. price: $14.95

ISBN10: 039952794X ISBN13: 9780399527944 Publisher: J P Tarcher Published: Aug 1 2002 Pages: 285 Weight: 0.55lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.75" Edition: 1st Edition Language: English

Publisher's Comments
  • A concise history of jazz
  • The noteworthy composers and musicians, from Jelly Roll Morton and Thelonious Monk to Miles Davis and Charles Mingus
  • Major performers from Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald to Nat King Cole and Duke Ellington
  • Classic songs and compositions
  • The most influential recordings of all time
  • A complete guide to jazz terminology and lingo
  • Valuable resources for the Curious Listener
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