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The Blue Moment: Miles Davis's Kind of Blue and the Remaking of Modern Music
Richard Williams.
Studio: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 32793
 
More than 50 years ago, Miles Davis and his sextet walked into a church basement in midtown Manhattan that had been converted into a music studio. The album that emerged just nine hours later, ... (Read More)
 
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Gypsy Jazz: In Search of Django Reinhardt and the Soul of Gypsy Swing
Michael Dregni.
Studio: Oxford.   Format: paperback.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 20786
 
A vagabond music, gypsy jazz is played today in French gypsy bars, Romany encampments, on religious pilgrimages—and increasingly on the world's concert stages. The biographer of Django Reinhardt and ... (Read More)
 
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Hotter Than That: The Trumpet, Jazz, and American Culture
Krin Gabbard.
Studio: Faber & Faber.   Format: hardcover.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 31975
 
From ancient Egypt to the royal courts of Europe, from the battlefield to the concert hall, the trumpet has come a long way, suggests Krin Gabbard, but in jazz it is most in its element. Such jazz ... (Read More)
 
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The House That Trane Built: The Story of Impulse Records
Ashley Kahn.
Studio: Norton.   Format: paperback.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 21064
 
Following the path of its star musician John Coltrane, Impulse Records cut a creative swath through the 1960s and 70s, producing politically charged avant-garde jazz. Here three-time ASCAP/Deems ... (Read More)
 
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Jazz Guitar Standards II: A Complete Approach to Playing Tunes
Cole Porter, Jerome Kern, George Gershwin & others.
Studio: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: spiral.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 22594
 
This spiral-bound second volume of jazz guitar standards contains a collection of 22 jazz standards—including "All of You," "As Time Goes By," "Embraceable You," "I've Got You Under My Skin," ... (Read More)
 
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Jazz Interpretations, Vol. 1: Original Etudes Based on Progression Similar to Stella
Mark Elf.
Studio: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 22596
 
The jazz classic "Stella by Starlight" is the inspiration for these five guitar variations—in both standard notation and tablature—by Mark Elf. (Read More)
 
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Jazz Interpretations, Vol. 2: Original Etudes Based on Progression Similar to Friends
Mark Elf.
Studio: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 22597
 
The jazz standard "Just Friends" is the basis for five etudes for beginning to intermediate guitarists by Mark Elf. The sheet music appears in traditional notation and tablature, with the chord ... (Read More)
 
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Jazz Interpretations, Vol. 3: Original Etudes Based on Progression Similar to All the Things You Are
Mark Elf.
Studio: Mel Bay Publications.   Format: paperback.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 22598
 
A sideman for such jazz giants as Dizzy Gillespie, Wynton Marsalis, and the Heath Brothers, New Yorker Mark Elf demonstrates how guitarists can use Jerome Kern's perennial favorite "All the Things ... (Read More)
 
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Jazz Modernism: From Ellington and Armstrong to Matisse and Joyce
Alfred Appel Jr.
Studio: Yale.   Format: paperback.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 40126
 
How does the jazz of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller, Billie Holiday, and Charlie Parker fit into the great movement of the modern arts between 1920 and 1950? Alfred Appel, whose The ... (Read More)
 
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Just for a Thrill: Lil Hardin Armstrong, First Lady of Jazz
James L. Dickerson.
Studio: Cooper Square.   Format: hardcover.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 12539
 
"When the young Louis Armstrong arrived in Chicago to play second cornet in King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band, he was first given the once-over and then the cold shoulder by the band's 20-year-old piano ... (Read More)
 
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Running the Voodoo Down: The Electric Music of Miles Davis
Philip Freeman.
Studio: Backbeat.   Format: paperback.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 32808
 
Steering clear of the Davis mystique and focusing on the music, Philip Freeman reassesses Miles Davis's "electric period" and analyzes its continuing influence on contemporary music. While jazz ... (Read More)
 
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Satchmo: The Wonderful World and Art of Louis Armstrong
Steven Brower. Hilton Als, foreword.
Studio: Abrams.   Format: laminated cover.
UPC: .  Daedalus Item Code: 23137
 
The author of Woody Guthrie Artworks here reveals the artistic expressions of another iconic musician. Louis Armstrong typically spent more than 300 days a year on the road, bringing his music ... (Read More)
 
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