Read the full-text online edition of Jazz: A History (). Tirro, Frank. Jazz: a history / by Frank Tirro. – 2nd ed. p. cm. Discography: Includes bibliographical references and index. 1. Jazz-History and criticism. I. Title. Jazz has 34 ratings and 3 reviews. Mike said: This was my textbook from a Jazz History class senior year in college – a CD accompanies it. The fam and I.
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Now in recognition of the many new developments in jazz over the last two decades, author Frank Tirro has expanded the text to cover the most recent jazz styles and to treat such latter-day giants as Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Ornette Coleman, and Wynton Marsalis. Jazz has inspired the broadest range of academic musical attention, from musicological jwzz to jes’-folks “”oral history,”” and this scholarly, well-intentioned study welcomes any and all perspectives histlry achieving any particular voice, thesis, or energy yistory its own.
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Since its original publication inthis well-balanced and beautifully illustrated book has been accepted as the standard one-volume history of jazz.
Indispensable in this genre. MJ rated it hustory liked it Nov 09, He has also revised the entire volume to incorporate the welter of recent jazz research and new insights into the field.
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Be the first to discover new talent! Jesse rated it it was amazing Jun 22, Lindel rated it liked it May 18, Catriel rated framk did not like it Aug 02, The text is keyed to a compact disc containing twenty representative pieces that illustrate major trends in jazz through the ages.
Stefan rated it liked it Sep 01, Lindsay rated it liked it Sep 22, Writing in a lively, easy style, Tirro examines the complex relationship between jazz and the social environment that both fostered and resisted its development. Lists with This Book.
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