How to Listen to Jazz

How to Listen to Jazz

How to Listen to JazzAn acclaimed music scholar presents an accessible introduction to the art of listening to jazz In H.

How to Listen to JazzOw to Listen to Jazz, award winning music scholar Ted Gioia presents a lively introduction to one o.


Ow to Listen to Jazz, award winning music scholar Ted Gioia presents a lively introduction to one o.

Trombone Shorty

Trombone ShortyHailing from the Trem neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy Trombone Shorty Andrews got his nickname b.

Y wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age s.

Trombone ShortyY wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age s.

Double Bass Blues

Double Bass BluesNic is an aspiring musician whose life spans two different worlds his suburban school where he wows.

His friends in orchestra, and the busy city streets of his home where he s jostled by the crowd Ni.

Double Bass BluesHis friends in orchestra, and the busy city streets of his home where he s jostled by the crowd Ni.

Playing Changes: Jazz for the New Century

Playing ChangesOne of jazz s leading critics gives us an invigorating, richly detailed portrait of the artists and.

Events that have shaped the music of our time Grounded in authority and brimming with style, Playi.

Playing Changes: Jazz for the New CenturyEvents that have shaped the music of our time Grounded in authority and brimming with style, Playi.

The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe

The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the UniverseEm by straight lines, forming a five pointed star Inspired by Einstein, Coltrane put physics and ge.

Em by straight lines, forming a five pointed star Inspired by Einstein, Coltrane put physics and ge.

The Jazz of Physics: The Secret Link Between Music and the Structure of the Universe

The Jazz of PhysicsMore than fifty years ago, John Coltrane drew the twelve musical notes in a circle and connected th.

What Happened, Miss Simone?: A Biography

What Happened, Miss Simone?Inspired by the Academy Award nominated Netflix documentary What Happened, Miss Simone , an intimat.

E and vivid look at the legendary life of Nina Simone, the classically trained pianist who evolved.

What Happened Miss Simone?: A BiographyE and vivid look at the legendary life of Nina Simone, the classically trained pianist who evolved.

The Book of Harlan

The Book of HarlanDuring World War II, two African American musicians are captured by the Nazis in Paris and imprisone.

D at the Buchenwald concentration camp n nThe Book of Harlan opens with the courtship of Harlan s pa.

The Book of HarlanD at the Buchenwald concentration camp n nThe Book of Harlan opens with the courtship of Harlan s pa.

Olio

OlioAtive to examine the lives of mostly unrecorded African American performers directly before and aft.

Olio

OlioPart fact, part fiction, Tyehimba Jess s much anticipated second book weaves sonnet, song, and narr.

Ative to examine the lives of mostly unrecorded African American performers directly before and aft.

Bird & Diz

Bop Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie.When sax player Charlie Bird Parker and trumpeter John Dizz.

Bird & Diz

Bird & DizAn award winning author and a Caldecott Medalist improvise a playful tribute to the creators of be.

Bird & DizBop Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie.When sax player Charlie Bird Parker and trumpeter John Dizz.

The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums

The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal AlbumsThe author of the magisterial A Biographical Guide to the Great Jazz and Pop Singers now approaches.

The great singers and their greatest work in an innovative and revelatory way through considering.

The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal AlbumsThe great singers and their greatest work in an innovative and revelatory way through considering.

A Listener's Guide to Free Improvisation

A Listener&#;s Guide to Free ImprovisationImprovisation rattles some listeners Maybe they re even suspicious of it John Coltrane s saxophoni.

C flights of fancy, Jimi Hendrix s feedback drenched guitar solos, Ravi Shankar s sitar extrapolat.

A Listener's Guide to Free ImprovisationC flights of fancy, Jimi Hendrix s feedback drenched guitar solos, Ravi Shankar s sitar extrapolat.

The 5 O'Clock Band

The O&#;Clock BandIn this companion to the Caldecott Honor and Coretta Scott King Award winning Trombone Shorty, join.

A scrappy young musician named Shorty on a tour of his beloved New Orleans After letting his band.

The 5 O'Clock BandA scrappy young musician named Shorty on a tour of his beloved New Orleans After letting his band.