Jazz Modernism: From Ellington and Armstrong to Matisse and Joyce

Jazz Modernism

From Ellington and Armstrong to Matisse and Joyce

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ISBN10: 0300102739 ISBN13: 9780300102734 Publisher: Yale Univ Pr Published: May 1 2004 Pages: 296 Weight: 1.40lbs. Height: 9.25" Width: 6.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

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How does the jazz of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller, Billie Holiday and Charlie Parker fit into the great tradition of the modern arts between 1920 and 1950? In this text, cultural historian Alfred Appel provides the answer.

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