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Author Gioia, Ted

Title The history of jazz / Ted Gioia

Publ Info New York : Oxford University Press, [2011]
Edition Second edition
 PC  ML3506 .G54 2011    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  ML3506 .G54 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  ML3506 .G54 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  ML3506 .G54 2011    DUE 12-11-14
Descript 444 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [389]-402) and index
Contents Prehistory of jazz -- New Orleans jazz -- The Jazz age -- Harlem -- The Swing era -- Modern jazz -- The fragmentation of jazz styles -- Freedom and fusion -- Traditionalists and postmodernists -- Jazz in the new millennium
Note A panoramic history of the genre brings to life the diverse places in which jazz evolved, traces the origins of its various styles, and offers commentary on the music itself
LC subject Jazz -- History and criticism
ISBN 9780195399707