Jazz Styles: History & Analysis/Book & 2 Cassettes

Jazz Styles: History & Analysis/Book & 2 Cassettes by Mark C. Gridley

Title: Jazz Styles: History & Analysis/Book & 2 Cassettes
Author: Mark C. Gridley
ISBN10: 0131759698
ISBN13: 978-0131759695
Publisher: Prentice Hall College Div; 5th/Bk&Cst edition (July 1993)
Language: English
Subcategory: Music
Size PDF: 1316 kb
Size Fb2: 1347 kb
Rating: 4.7/5
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Pages: 442 pages
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Jazz Styles: History & Analysis/Book & 2 Cassettes by Mark C. Gridley


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An introductory text on the history of jazz from Dixieland to Bebop to Jazz-rock. In this book & accompanying cassette, Gridley teaches students how to listen & what to listen for in jazz -- a highly effective textbook for students who have little or no exposure to jazz. Provides summaries of jazz innovators & musical trends. Includes: jazz styles cassette with 171 demos of jazz sounds & methods; 21 guides for listening to classic recordings; an explanation of the elements of music for nonmusicians; an appendix for musicians that illustrates comping, bass lines, modes, & chord progressions; & discusses selections in the Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz. Includes 2 cassettes.