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In a companion to his collections Riding on a Blue Note and Faces in the Crowd, Gary Giddins has assembled a mosaic of pieces that provide an essential guide to the jazz world. Moving with ease from sweeping surveys of jazz history to precise, vivid assessments of individual performers including Thelonius Monk, the Marsalis brothers, Ornette Coleman, and David Murray, Giddins demonstrates once again why he is lauded as "the best jazz critic now at work" (Newsweek).

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"In a companion to his collections Riding on a Blue Note and Faces in the Crowd, Gary Giddins has assembled a mosaic of pieces that provide an essential guide to the jazz world. Moving with ease from s"

About the Author

Gary Giddins is a columnist for the Village Voice and winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Visions of Jazz. He is also the author of a biography of Bing Crosby. His work has won numerous prizes, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, five ASCAP-Deems Taylor awards, and an American Book Award. He lives in New York City.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306809873
Author:
Giddins, Gary
Publisher:
Da Capo
Location:
New York?
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Jazz
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Jazz
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Jazz -- 1981-1990 -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Music - Jazz
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20001031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.38 in 13.8 oz

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