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The Resource Why jazz? : a concise guide, by Kevin Whitehead, (electronic book)

Why jazz? : a concise guide, by Kevin Whitehead, (electronic book)

Label
Why jazz? : a concise guide
Title
Why jazz?
Title remainder
a concise guide
Statement of responsibility
by Kevin Whitehead
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What was the first jazz record? Are jazz solos really improvised? How did jazz lay the groundwork for rock and country music? In Why Jazz?, author and NPR jazz critic Kevin Whitehead provides lively, insightful answers to these and many other fascinating questions, offering an entertaining guide for both novice listeners and long-time fans. Organized chronologically in a convenient question and answer format, this terrific resource makes jazz accessible to a broad audience, and especially to readers who've found the music bewildering or best left to the experts. Yet Why Jazz? is much more than
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitehead, Kevin
Dewey number
781.65
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3506
LC item number
.W53 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Bop (Music)
Label
Why jazz? : a concise guide, by Kevin Whitehead, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10432494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 172 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199731183
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Why jazz? : a concise guide, by Kevin Whitehead, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10432494
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 172 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780199731183
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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