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The History of Jazz
US$12.99

On its initial release, The History of Jazz was heralded as a classic: it was honored as one of...

The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire

The Jazz Standards

A Guide to the Repertoire

US$26.99

Ted Gioia's first new jazz book since The History of Jazz , The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the...

The History of Jazz
US$12.99

From its roots in slavery through the swing and be-bop eras to jazz-rock fusion and beyond, jazz...

How to Listen to Jazz
Basic Books (2016)
US$11.99

An acclaimed music scholar presents an accessible introduction to the art of listening to jazz ...

Love Songs: The Hidden History

Love Songs

The Hidden History

US$16.99

For thousands of years, love songs have pervaded our musical lives. But no one has told their full...

The Imperfect Art: Reflections on Jazz and Modern Culture

The Imperfect Art

Reflections on Jazz and Modern Culture

US$24.99

Taking a wide-ranging approach rare in jazz criticism, Ted Gioia draws upon fields as disparate as...

Jelly Roll, Bix, and Hoagy: Gennett Records and the Rise of America's Musical Grassroots

Jelly Roll, Bix, and Hoagy

Gennett Records and the Rise of America's Musical Grassroots

US$17.99

“A lively and anecdotal history” of the tiny family-run studio where jazz greats from Jelly Roll...