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Kind of Blue: The Making of the Miles Davis Masterpiece

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Publisher Comments:

This critically and commercially acclaimed tribute to the most popular jazz album of all time is now available in paperback. With transcriptions of the unedited session tapes; in-depth interviews with musicians; freshly discovered Columbia Records files; never-before-seen photographs; and a foreword by the last surviving member of the band, drummer Jimmy Cobb, Kind of Blue is a vital piece of music history—and will be essential for fans and scholars for years to come.

Synopsis:

Now in paperback: "A small treasure" (The New Yorker) and the best-selling account of the creation of a jazz classic.

About the Author

Ashley Kahn is an award-winning journalist and radio essayist, and is the author of The House That Trane Built, and A Love Supreme: The Story of John Coltranes Signature Album. He lives in Fort Lee, New Jersey.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306810671
Subtitle:
The Making Of The Miles Davis Masterpiece
Foreword:
Kahn, Ashley
Foreword:
Cobb, Jimmy
Author:
Kahn, Ashley
Author:
Cobb, Jimmy
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Location:
New York, N.Y.
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Jazz
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Jazz
Subject:
General Music
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
107-87
Publication Date:
20010912
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
8.5 x 6.5 in 13 oz

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