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Conversations in Jazz: The Ralph J. Gleason Interviews

by Ralph Gleason Yale University Press
Pub Date:
08/2016
ISBN:
9780300214529
Format:
Hbk 296 pages

During his nearly forty years as a music journalist, Ralph J. Gleason recorded many in-depth interviews with some of the greatest...

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Theatre, Education and the Making of Meanings: Art or Instrument

by Anthony Jackson Manchester University Press
Pub Date:
10/2007
ISBN:
9780719065439
Format:
Pb+ 304 pages

This book is a study of theatre's educational role during the 20th and the first years of the 21st centuries. It examines the...

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Anthology of Rap

by Adam Bradley, Andrew DuBois, Henry Louis Gates, Jr. et al Yale University Press
Pub Date:
09/2011
ISBN:
9780300141917
Format:
Pb+ 928 pages

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Clark: The Autobiography of Clark Terry

by Clark Terry University of California Press
Pub Date:
07/2015
ISBN:
9780520287518
Format:
Pb+ 344 pages

Compelling from cover to cover, this is the story of one of the most recorded and beloved jazz trumpeters of all time. With unsparing...

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Better Git It in Your Soul: An Interpretive Biography of Charles Mingus

by Krin Gabbard University of California Press
Pub Date:
02/2016
ISBN:
9780520260375
Format:
Hbk 336 pages

Charles Mingus is one of the most important—and most mythologized—composers and performers in jazz history. Classically...

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Bird: The Life and Music of Charlie Parker

by Chuck Haddix University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
02/2015
ISBN:
9780252080890
Format:
Pb+ 224 pages

Saxophone virtuoso Charlie "Bird" Parker began playing professionally in his early teens, became a heroin addict at 16, changed...

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Sweet Dreams: The World of Patsy Cline

by Warren Hofstra University of Illinois Press
Pub Date:
09/2013
ISBN:
9780252079306
Format:
Pb+ 232 pages

One of the most influential and acclaimed female vocalists of the twentieth century, Patsy Cline (1932–63) was best known for...

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Categorizing Sound: Genre and Twentieth-Century Popular Music

by David Brackett University of California Press
Pub Date:
08/2016
ISBN:
9780520291614
Format:
Pb+ 376 pages

Categorizing Sound addresses the relationship between categories of music and categories of people: in other words, how do particular...

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Give My Poor Heart Ease: Voices of the Mississippi Blues (With CD)

by William Ferris The University of North Carolina Press
Pub Date:
02/2016
ISBN:
9781469628875
Format:
Pb+ 320 pages

Throughout the 1960s and 1970s, folklorist William Ferris toured his home state of Mississippi, documenting the voices of African...

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SAGE Handbook of Popular Music

by Andy Bennett and Steve Waksman Sage Publications Ltd
Pub Date:
03/2015
ISBN:
9781446210857
Format:
Hbk 664 pages

The SAGE Handbook of Popular Music provides a highly comprehensive and accessible summary of the key aspects of popular music...

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Amazing Bud Powell: Black Genius, Jazz History, and the Challenge of Bebop

by Guthrie P Ramsey University of California Press
Pub Date:
05/2013
ISBN:
9780520243910
Format:
Hbk 254 pages

Bud Powell was not only one of the greatest bebop pianists of all time, he stands as one of the twentieth centurys most dynamic...

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Pressed for All Time: Producing the Great Jazz Albums from Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday to Miles Davis and Diana Krall

by Michael Jarrett The University of North Carolina Press
Pub Date:
10/2016
ISBN:
9781469630588
Format:
Hbk 336 pages

In histories of music, producers tend to fall by the wayside--generally unknown and seldom acknowledged. But without them and...

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Networks of sound, style and subversion: The punk and post-punk worlds of Manchester, London, Liverpool and Sheffield, 1975-80

by Nick Crossley Manchester University Press
Pub Date:
02/2015
ISBN:
9780719088650
Format:
Pb+ 272 pages

This book examines the birth of punk in the UK and its transformation, within a short period of time, into post-punk. Deploying...

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Why Jazz Happened

by Marc Myers University of California Press
Pub Date:
12/2012
ISBN:
9780520268784
Format:
Hbk 266 pages

Why Jazz Happened is the first comprehensive social history of jazz. It provides an intimate and compelling look at the many forces...

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Loft Jazz: Improvising New York in the 1970s

by Michael Heller University of California Press
Pub Date:
01/2017
ISBN:
9780520285415
Format:
Pb+ 272 pages

The New York loft jazz scene of the 1970s was a pivotal period for uncompromising, artist-produced work. Faced with a flagging...

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