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Jazz

  • Changing the Tuneby Carolyn Glenn Brewer

    University of North Texas Press 2017; US$ 23.96

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  • Jazz Italian Styleby Anna Harwell Celenza

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 36.00

    This book examines the arrival of jazz in Italy, its reception and development and how its distinct style influenced musicians in America. more...

  • Translating Jazz Into Poetryby Erik Redling

    De Gruyter 2017; US$ 114.99

    The Anglia Book Series (ANGB) offers a selection of high quality work on all areas and aspects of English philology. It publishes book-length studies and essay collections on English language and linguistics, on English and American literature and culture from the Middle Ages to the present, on the new English literatures, as well as... more...

  • Message to Our Folksby Paul Steinbeck

    University of Chicago Press 2017; US$ 40.00

    This year marks the golden anniversary of the Art Ensemble of Chicago, the flagship band of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians. Formed in 1966 and flourishing until 2010, the Art Ensemble distinguished itself by its unique performance practices?members played hundreds of instruments on stage, recited poetry, performed theatrical... more...

  • Walking Bass Guitar Linesby Gareth Evans

    Intuition Publications 2017; US$ 3.99

    15 Original Walking Bass Guitar lines in tablature and notation for the intermediate to advanced bassist. more...

  • Reaching Beyondby Herbie Hancock; Daisaku Ikeda; Wayne Shorter

    Middleway Press 2017; US$ 7.99

    In Reaching Beyond, Buddhist thinker and activist Daisaku Ikeda explores the origins, development,and international influence of jazz with legendary artists Herbie Hancockand Wayne Shorter.Reflecting on their lives and careers, Mr. Hancock and Mr. Shorter sharethe lessons they have learned from their musical mentors, including MilesDavis and Art Blakey,... more...

  • The American Songbookby Ann van der Merwe

    Rowman & Littlefield Publishers 2016; US$ 44.99

    The American Songbook explores key aspects of individual song's popularizations, addressing how and why the tradition of standards was eventually usurped by rock and roll in the 1950s and 1960s, as well as how it has continued to hold historic, nostalgic, and contemporary value for listeners. more...

  • Loft Jazzby Michael C. Heller

    University of California Press 2016; US$ 29.95

    The New York loft jazz scene of the 1970s was a pivotal period for uncompromising, artist-produced work. Faced with a flagging jazz economy, a group of young avant-garde improvisers chose to eschew the commercial sphere and develop alternative venues in the abandoned factories and warehouses of Lower Manhattan. Loft Jazz provides the first book-length... more...

  • Jazz as Visual Languageby Nicolas Pillai

    I.B.Tauris 2016; US$ 27.50

    The new phenomenon of jazz music took the world by storm in the 1920s and 1930s. Yet from the outset jazz was much more than just a musical genre: it has always drawn upon and interacted with visual media. This book provides a timely analysis and history of jazz onscreen, by examining works in which the artistry and intelligence of great musicians... more...

  • Duke Ellingtonby Peter Gammond

    G2 Rights Ltd 2016; US$ 2.99

    Though first published in 1987, the Duke?s music is timeless, and this excellent book, written by musicologist Peter Gammond, is now available as a modestly priced ebook. With numerous black & white historic photos, the readable narrative provides a chronological history of Duke Ellington?s musical career starting as a part time pianist at Washington?s... more...