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As Serious as Your Life: The Story of Jazz

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Synopsis:

This work celebrates jazz with passion and conviction, evoking a revolutionary era that inspired generations of music. Tracing the roots of "new jazz" from 1960-1972 Wilmer dissects the musical careers of the famous names from John Coltrane, Miles Davis et al.

Synopsis:

Reissue of a jazz classic with photos by the author who is a well known photographer.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781852427306
Author:
Wilmer, Valerie
Publisher:
Serpent's Tail
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Jazz
Subject:
Jazz musicians
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Genres & Styles - Jazz
Subject:
Music - Jazz
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20000131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
32 BandW photographs
Pages:
296
Dimensions:
7.8 x 5.1 x 0.8 in 8.5 oz

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"Synopsis" by , This work celebrates jazz with passion and conviction, evoking a revolutionary era that inspired generations of music. Tracing the roots of "new jazz" from 1960-1972 Wilmer dissects the musical careers of the famous names from John Coltrane, Miles Davis et al.
"Synopsis" by ,
Reissue of a jazz classic with photos by the author who is a well known photographer.
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