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8 edition of A New History of Jazz found in the catalog.

A New History of Jazz

by Alyn Shipton

  • 171 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • History and criticism,
  • Jazz

  • Edition Notes

    Second Edition

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages784
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8168024M
    ISBN 100826417892
    ISBN 109780826417893

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A new history of JAZZ - Alyn Shipton. Continuum - London - New York. Let me put it straight right away: this is a great book and should be in every true jazz lover's library. This book tells you so much about our music that it leaves nearly every history on jazz ever written far by:   a new history of JAZZ - Alyn Shipton.

Continuum - London - New York. Let me put it straight right away: this is a great book and should be in every true jazz lover's library. This book tells you so much about our music that it leaves nearly every history on jazz /5(17).

The History of Jazz and millions of other books are available for instant access. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(). Alyn Shipton is on the editorial board of the new Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz, to be released in lateand this new edition of "A New History of Jazz 5/5(1).

The first edition of his The History of Jazz was selected as one of the twenty best books of the year in The Washington Post, and was chosen as a notable book of the year in The New York Times.

He is also the author of Delta Blues, West Coast Jazz, Work Songs and The Birth (and Death) of the Cool/5(8). Jazz is a chameleon art, delighting us with the ease and rapidity with which it changes colors. Now, in Ted Gioia's The History of Jazz, we have at last a book that captures all these colors on one glorious palate.

Knowledgeable, vibrant, and comprehensive, it is among the small group of books that can truly be called classics of jazz by: Now, in The History of Jazz, Ted Gioia tells the story of this music as it has never been told before, in a book that brilliantly portrays the legendary jazz players, the breakthrough styles, and the world in which it evolved/5(32).

: The premier site for the history and analysis of the standards jazz musicians play the most. About A New History of Jazz Alyn Shipton is on the editorial board of the new Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz, to be released in lateand this new edition of "A New History of Jazz" will be referenced throughout to tracks in this new multi-CD collection of essential jazz recordings.

A new history of jazz by Shipton, Alyn. Publication date Topics Jazz, Jazz, Jazz Publisher New York Donor bostonpubliclibrary Edition Publ. in paperback with corr. Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in China. Uploaded by [email protected] on Ap SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). A fantastic read. Ted Gioia gives an accurate and unbiased history of most other histories (and much of Ken Burns documentary), this book avoids many of the "myth" elements of jazz history.I really appreciated the importance he placed on the West Coast movement, which has had a long history of being Size: KB.

Alyn Shipton's book is sold as a "New" history of jazz, but it's really only as far as the origins of jazz go that he has anything new to argue.

This part is interesting, but the rest (let's say 80% of the book) is a retread of material easily found in other books such as Ted Gioia's History of Jazz and Gary Giddens's Visions of Jazz/5(15).

His latest book, A New History of Jazz provides readers with a fresh and satisfying glimpse into the world of jazz, from its earliest days to the present.

Shipton, BBC radio host, Times critic, and author of Groovin' High: The Life of Dizzy Gillespie, definitely has a wealth of musical knowledge.

The author's emphasis on jazz as an international phenomenon, even though it originated in the U.S., sets the book apart from other histories, as does his examination of the politicization of this. The History of Jazz. Second Edition.

Ted Gioia. A well-written, widely-researched, enjoyable read for both fans and scholars of jazz; Features descriptions of all the important players and places in jazz history; Begins with the earliest roots of jazz and concludes in the present; New.

Reggie Nadelson's top 10 jazz books the man many feel more or less invented jazz in New Orleans at the turn of the 20th century in New Orleans. This is an oral history of jazz published in. A New History of Jazz by Shipton, Alyn.

Continuum Intl Pub Group, Trade Paperback. Very Good +. Clean tight unmarked copy, bright white pages, heavy book may cost more to ship, page corner folded down on pagevolume won the Jazz Journalists Award for Best Book on Jazz. "Jazz from Detroit" is a new book exploring the city's remarkable history as a developer of jazz talent.

Written by Mark Stryker, who was a music and arts critic for the Free Press for more than Author: Mark Stryker. Jazz is the most colorful and varied art form in the world, and it was born in one of the most colorful and varied cities, New Orleans.

From the seed first planted by slave dances held in Congo Square and nurtured by early ensembles led by Buddy Bolden and Joe "King" Oliver, jazz began its long, winding odyssey across America and around the world, giving flower to a/5.

Ted Gioia is a musician, author, and leading jazz critic and expert on American music. The first edition of his The History of Jazz was selected as one of the twenty best books of the year in The Washington Post, and was chosen as a notable book of the year in The New. The history of jazz is closely intertwined with many of these other hybrid genres, and tracing the various genealogies can prove dauntingly complex.

For example, minstrel shows, which developed in the decades before the Civil War, found white performers in blackface mimicking, and most often ridiculing, the music, dance, and culture of the.Having read two history of jazz books from the New Orleans beginnings until present in the past year this negation of the Jazz didn't die when Coltrane did.

There was actually MORE very interesting music happening in jazz post '/5.Book Awards Book Club Selections Books by Author Books by Series Coming Soon Kids' Books New Releases Teens' Books This Month's Biggest New Releases Subjects Biography Business Cookbooks, Food & Wine Current Affairs & Politics Diet, Health & Fitness Fiction Graphic Novels & Comics History Mystery & Crime Religion Romance Sci-Fi & Fantasy Self.