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The Chronicle of Jazz - a book by Cooke, Mervyn

The Chronicle of Jazz

The Chronicle of Jazz( )
Author: Cooke, Mervyn
Publication Date:Nov 2013
Publisher:Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $39.95
Book Description:

A year-by-year history of people and events, this lively multi-layered account tells the whole story of jazz music and its personalities. The Chronicle of Jazz charts the evolution of jazz from its roots in Africa and the southern United States to the myriad urban styles heard around the worldtoday, Mervyn Cooke gives us a narrative rich with innovation, experimentation, controversy, and emotion. The book is completely up to date, exploring the exciting recent developments in the world...
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Detailed Subjects: Music / Genres & Styles / Jazz
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):11.3 x 8.9 x 1.1 Inches
Book Weight:3.3 Pounds

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