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How to Listen to Jazz


Συγγραφέας: Gioia Ted
Εκδότης: INGRAM PUBLISHER SERVICES US
ISBN: 9780465093496
Αριθμός Σελίδων: 272
Διαστάσεις: 15x2x21
Ημερομηνία 1ης Έκδοσης: 2017
Έτος Έκδοσης: 2017

Σύνοψη του βιβλίου "How to Listen to Jazz"

In How to Listen to Jazz, award-winning music scholar Ted Gioia presents a lively, accessible introduction to the art of listening to jazz. Covering everything from the music's structure and history to the basic building blocks of improvisation, Gioia shows exactly what to listen for in a jazz performance. How does a casual listener learn to understand and appreciate the nuances between the unapologetic and innovative sounds of Louis Armstrong, the complexity of Coleman Hawkin's saxophone, and the exotic and alluring compositions of Duke Ellington? How does Thelonius Monk fit in alongside Benny Goodman and John Coltrane? He shares listening strategies that will help readers understand and appreciate the great American art form for the rest of their lives, and provides a history of the major movements in jazz right up to the present day. He concludes with a guide to 150 elite musicians who are setting the tone for 21st century jazz. Both an appreciation and an introduction to jazz by a foremost expert, How to Listen to Jazz is a must-read for anyone who's ever wanted to understand America's greatest contribution to the world of music.


Συγγραφέας/εις: Gioia Ted
ISBN: 9780465093496
Ημερ/νία έκδοσης: 19/09/2017
Εξώφυλλο: Paperback / softback
Σελίδες: 272
Τόπος έκδοσης: New York
Χώρα έκδοσης: United States
Βάρος βιβλίου: 231 gr
Διαστάσεις βιβλίου: 15x2x21 cm
Ημερομηνία πρώτης έκδοσης: 2017

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