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Sutro, Dirk

Jazz For Dummies

Sutro, Dirk - Jazz For Dummies, ebook

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Includes a list of more than 100 recordings for your jazz collection

The fun and easy way to explore the world of jazz

Jazz is America's greatest music, but with over a century's worth of styles and artists, where do you begin? Relax! This hep cat's guide delivers the scoop on the masters and their music -- from Duke Ellington to Charlie Parker to Wynton Marsalis. It's just what you need to tune in to the history and musical structure of jazz and become a more savvy listener.

Discover how to

* Understand the traits and roots of jazz

* Tune in to jazz styles, from big band to bebop

* Listen to great jazz artists

* Catch a live jazz performance

* Succeed in a jazz ensemble

Praise for Jazz For Dummies

"Now you can finally know about one of . . . America's greatest contributions to world culture."

--Jon Faddis, jazz trumpeter

"Fun to read. . . . An important stepping stone to understanding this complex and profound music."

--James Moody, jazz saxophonist

"Dirk Sutro is madly in love with jazz and . . . he knows what he's talking about."

--"Chubby" Jackson, jazz bassist

Keywords: MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Jazz MUS025000

Author(s)
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2006
Language
en
Edition
2
Page amount
366 pages
Category
Music
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118068526
Printed ISBN
9780471768449

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