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The Resource What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter

What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter

Label
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists
Title
What is this thing called jazz?
Title remainder
African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists
Statement of responsibility
Eric Porter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Porter, Eric
Dewey number
781.65/089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Music of the African diaspora
Series volume
6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • African American jazz musicians
  • African Americans
Label
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-382) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
A marvel of paradox : jazz and African American modernity -- Dizzy atmosphere : the challenge of bebop -- Passions of a man : the poetics and politics of Charles Mingus -- Straight ahead : Abbey Lincoln and the challenge of jazz singing -- Practicing "creative music" : the black arts imperative in the jazz community -- Writing "creative music" : theorizing the art and politics of improvisation -- The majesty of the blues : Wynton Marsalis's jazz canon
Control code
ocm54663323
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 404 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520218727
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54663323
Label
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-382) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
A marvel of paradox : jazz and African American modernity -- Dizzy atmosphere : the challenge of bebop -- Passions of a man : the poetics and politics of Charles Mingus -- Straight ahead : Abbey Lincoln and the challenge of jazz singing -- Practicing "creative music" : the black arts imperative in the jazz community -- Writing "creative music" : theorizing the art and politics of improvisation -- The majesty of the blues : Wynton Marsalis's jazz canon
Control code
ocm54663323
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 404 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520218727
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)54663323

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