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Sugar Free Saxophone
Language: un
Pages: 207
Authors: Derek Ansell
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher:

John Lenwood McLean sugar free saxophonist from Sugar Hill, Harlem is widely known as one of the finest, most consistent soloists in jazz history. From early in his career Jackies powerful, unsentimental, sometimes astringent sound and inventive style made audiences and critics sit up and listen. Steeped in but eventually
Analysis of Jazz
Language: en
Pages: 394
Authors: Laurent Cugny
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-20 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Analysis of Jazz: A Comprehensive Approach, originally published in French as Analyser le jazz, is available here in English for the first time. In this groundbreaking volume, Laurent Cugny examines and connects the theoretical and methodological processes that underlie all of jazz. Jazz in all its forms has been researched
Better Git It in Your Soul
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Krin Gabbard
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-08 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This biography traces the output of jazz master Charles Mingus--his recordings, his compositions, and his writings--highlighting key moments in his life and musicians who influenced him and were influenced by him. As a young man, Mingus played with Louis Armstrong as well as with Kid Ory. Mingus also played in
Experiencing Jazz
Language: en
Pages: 502
Authors: Michael Stephans
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-17 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

In Experiencing Jazz: A Listener’s Companion, writer, teacher, and renowned jazz drummer Michael Stephans offers a much-needed survey in the art of listening to and enjoying this dynamic, ever-changing art form. More than mere entertainment, jazz provides a pleasurable and sometimes dizzying listening experience with an extensive range in structure
Saxophone Journal
Language: en
Authors: Michael Stephans
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

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