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Blue Note: The Album Cover Art

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Synopsis:

Music lovers have been attracted to the distinct style and sleek sound of jazz since its birth at the turn of the century. The album covers collected in this comprehensive volume under the well-known Blue Note record label embody classic design and pioneering typography. Two hundred color photographs of the album sleeves, an informative history of the Blue Note record company, and a portrait of Reid Miles, who designed nearly 500 album covers, capture the integrity of this distinctive record label. Sophisticated jazz connoisseurs and young listeners alike, as well as those with an interest in style and graphic design, will enjoy this exciting book of jazz memorabilia.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780811800365
Subtitle:
The Album Cover Art
Foreword:
Silver, Horace
Foreword:
Silver, Horace
Author:
Marsh, Graham
Author:
Chronicle Books
Other:
Silver, Horace
Publisher:
Chronicle Books
Location:
San Francisco :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Jazz
Subject:
Records
Subject:
Graphic Arts
Subject:
Catalogs
Subject:
Sound recordings
Subject:
Blue Note (Firm)
Subject:
Jazz -- Pictorial works.
Subject:
Sound recordings -- Album covers -- United States -- Catalogs.
Subject:
Graphic Arts - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Jazz
Series Volume:
no. 683
Publication Date:
August 1991
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
128
Dimensions:
11.81x11.81x.44 in. 1.79 lbs.

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Arts and Entertainment » Music » Oversized Books
Arts and Entertainment » Music » Record Collecting

Blue Note: The Album Cover Art
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Product details 128 pages Chronicle Books - English 9780811800365 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Music lovers have been attracted to the distinct style and sleek sound of jazz since its birth at the turn of the century. The album covers collected in this comprehensive volume under the well-known Blue Note record label embody classic design and pioneering typography. Two hundred color photographs of the album sleeves, an informative history of the Blue Note record company, and a portrait of Reid Miles, who designed nearly 500 album covers, capture the integrity of this distinctive record label. Sophisticated jazz connoisseurs and young listeners alike, as well as those with an interest in style and graphic design, will enjoy this exciting book of jazz memorabilia.
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