Jazz For Dummies, 2nd edition

2006 | 384 Pages | ISBN: 0471768448 | PDF | 4 MB

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


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