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The Resource How to listen to jazz, Ted Gioia

How to listen to jazz, Ted Gioia

Label
How to listen to jazz
Title
How to listen to jazz
Statement of responsibility
Ted Gioia
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In How to Listen to Jazz, authorTed 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. He shares listening strategies that will help readers understand and appreciate jazz 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
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
781.65/117
Index
index present
LC call number
  • ML3506
  • ML3506
LC item number
  • .G55 2016
  • .G55 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
How to listen to jazz, Ted Gioia
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The mystery of rhythm -- Getting inside the music -- The structure of jazz -- The origins of jazz -- The evolution of jazz styles -- A closer look at some jazz innovators -- Listening to jazz today -- Appendix: The elite 150
Control code
sky279677418
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 253 pages
Isbn
9780465060894
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016000587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
How to listen to jazz, Ted Gioia
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The mystery of rhythm -- Getting inside the music -- The structure of jazz -- The origins of jazz -- The evolution of jazz styles -- A closer look at some jazz innovators -- Listening to jazz today -- Appendix: The elite 150
Control code
sky279677418
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 253 pages
Isbn
9780465060894
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016000587
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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