Jazz Classics

Jazz Classics

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For undergraduate courses in Introduction to Jazz and History of Jazz. This broad and encompassing survey provides a rich, informative, and chronological study of jazz, with insightful commentaries on it's origins, and full descriptions of the various styles of jazz and the personalities that have contributed to this innovative form of music. The text helps musicians and non-musicians alike increase their appreciation and enjoyment of jazz. When purchased packaged with Jazz Styles the Jazz Classics and Jazz Demonstration CD's are available at a discounted price. Want to include more historical recordings for your study of jazz? Order a text package that includes the FREE Prentice Hall Jazz Collection CD. Click on PACKAGE OPTIONS on the left for more details.show more

Product details

  • CD-ROM | 442 pages
  • 162.6 x 228.6 x 2.5mm | 45.36g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 8th Revised edition
  • 0130993484
  • 9780130993489

Table of contents

1-Street Cries (1:21) 3-African-American Retentions Sequence (2:07) 7-Dixie Jazz Band One-Step (2:34) The Original Dixieland Jazz Band 8-West End Blues (3:13) Louis Armstrong & Earl Hines (1928) 13-You've Got To Be Modernistic (3:11) James P. Johnson (1930) 14-Cottontail (3:06) Duke Ellington & Ben Webster (1940) 20-Harlem Airshaft (2:53) Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard, Cootie Williams (1940) 26-Transblucency (2:57) Duke Ellington & Lawrence Brown (1946) 32-Prelude to a Kiss (1:31) Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges (1957) 33-Taxi War Dance (2:48) Count Basie & Lester Young (1939) 39-Koko (2:52) Dizzy Gillespie & Charlie Parker (1945) 46-No Figs (2:51) Lennie Tristano, Lee Konitz, Stan Getz (1950) 55-Flamenco Sketches (9:25) Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, John Coltrane, Bill Evans (1959) 61-Solar (3:36) Bill Evans, Scott LaFaro, Paul Motian (1961) 68-The Promise (8:06) John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, Elvin Jones (1963) 77-Jitney No. 2 (3:29) Cecil Taylor (1974) 78-Masqualero (9:51) Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams (1967) 92-Steps (5:02) Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitous, Roy Haynes. (1968) 99-Surucucu (4:17) Joseph Zawinul, Wayne Shorter, Miroslav Vitous (1972)show more

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