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Jazz in search of itself [electronic resource] / Larry Kart.

Kart, Larry, 1942- (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780300128192 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0300128193 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 342 p.)
  • Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2004.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Available through EBSCO
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Enactment in Sound -- Notes and Memories of the New Music, 1969 -- A Way of Living -- The Generators -- Moderns and After -- Miles Davis -- Tristano-ites -- The Neo-Con Game -- Singers and Songmakers -- Alone Together.
Summary, etc.:
In this anthology of jazz criticism, Larry Kart casts a wide net, discussing nearly 70 major jazz figues & many key stylistic developments. Kart sees jazz as a perpetual narrative, in which musicians, their audiences & the evolving music itself are intimately intertwined.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on print version record.
Subject: Jazz > History and criticism.
MUSIC > Genres & Styles > Jazz.
MUSIC / General
Genre: Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.

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