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The History of Jazz

African-American Contributions (American Mosaic)

by Sandy Asirvatham

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Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Jazz music,
  • General,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Young Adult Misc. Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Music - General,
  • African American music,
  • History and criticism,
  • Jazz,
  • Juvenile literature

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9584504M
    ISBN 100791072657
    ISBN 109780791072653


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Ted Gioia's History of Jazz has been universally hailed as a classic—acclaimed by jazz critics and fans around the world. Now Gioia brings his magnificent work completely up-to-date, drawing on the latest research and revisiting virtually every aspect of the music, past and present/5().

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:   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). 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.

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).

In The History of Jazz, Gioia unpacks the origins of this genre, a result of the creative and musical melting-pot that was early 20th century New Orleans. However, New Orleans was early days, and the African American and Creole societies of New Orleans had no idea what they were creating, or how much effect it would eventually have on the world/5.

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: 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.

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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(). 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 literature.4/5(4).

Two of the best jazz writers and scholars give us a pretty definitive history of jazz music, which even as it teaches, manages to swing. Whitney Balliett, Collected Works, A Journal of Jazz. ‎Ted Gioia's History of Jazz has been universally hailed as a classic--acclaimed by jazz critics and fans around the world.

Now Gioia brings his magnificent work completely up-to-date, drawing on the latest research and revisiting virtually every aspect of the music, past and present. Gioia tells the 4/5(1). Ted Gioia's History of Jazz has been universally hailed as a classic - acclaimed by jazz critics and fans around the world.

Now Gioia brings his magnificent work completely up-to-date, drawing on the latest research and revisiting virtually every aspect of the music, past and present.

Gioia tells the story of jazz as it had never been told before, in a book that brilliantly portrays the. Editions for The History of Jazz: X (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), Cited by: "The History of Jazz" is often lauded as an essential primer into the story of jazz, and rightly so.

Ted Gioia's chapter book takes a respectable dive into the backgrounds of the various movements of jazz, giving a great introduction to the major players and foundational works of each movement.

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The History of Jazz Ted Gioia, Author Oxford University Press, USA $40 (p) ISBN and the book's appendix of recommended recordings is lacking in. Previous books on the same topic I will say upfront that i judge Ted Gioia's "The History of Jazz" and Alyn Shipton's "New History of Jazz" as definitive books in their genre (despite Shipton's revisionist attitude towards swindles such as Paul Whiteman and the white swing orchestras, and his focus on tedious reinterpretations instead of original compositions).

A Brief History of Jazz. Jazz began in the early twentieth century in New Orleans, in the U.S. state of Louisiana. There were lots of musical influences in the area of New Orleans, as many different nationalities travelled through the port for varying reasons.

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Early background --Part jazz age --Part swing era, --Part bebop era, --Part V. Jazz in the '50s --Part in the '60s --Part in the '70s --Part in the '80s --Part IX. Jazz in the. The history of jazz. Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library.

Create Print book: English: Paperback edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Jazz -- History and criticism. Jazz. The History of Jazz Quotes Showing of 7 “The resulting amalgam - an exotic mixture of European, Caribbean, African, and American elements - made Louisiana into perhaps the most seething ethnic melting pot that the nineteenth century world could : Ted Gioia.

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Now Gioia brings his magnificent work completely up-to-date, drawing on the latest research and revisiting virtually every aspect of the music, past and :   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 literature. Ted Gioia is a musician, author, and leading jazz critic and expert on American music.

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Traces the development of jazz music from its origins in New Orleans through the late twentieth century, examining the different forms the music has taken throughout the years, telling of great moments in jazz history, and discussing some of the genre's most significant performers.

"The history of jazz and the history of jazz education are the same thing," says Ken Prouty, author of the recent book Knowing Jazz. "'Jazz Education' has been around as long as one jazz musician.