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Jazz country.

Nat Hentoff

Jazz country.

by Nat Hentoff

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Published by Harper & Row in New York .
Written in English


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A white youth from New York"s East 70"s discovers that although trumpet technique is not enough to gain entrance to the soul musician"s world, friendship with a top jazzman gives him a broader perspective of his environment as well as of the alternatives the future offers.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.H3988 Jaz
The Physical Object
Pagination146 p.
Number of Pages146
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17753475M

Here is a book with something important to say about the sacrifices demanded of the artist in a way that makes a strong appeal to boys — and that's a rare combination. 16 year old white boys from New York's east 70's don't gain an easy admittance to the jazz country of Negro band leaders like Moses Godfrey. Power tools and toys for musicians, songwriters and singers featuring: free MIDI files, Band-in-a-box user style disks, BIAB plug in software, band-in-a-box fake disks. Discount music books, music software and, career aid books. Plus a MIDI file search engine, musician's travel .

good jazz improvisation, this book focuses on a basic harmonic and melodic vocabulary. Once a player can navigate a tune's harmony confidently, then rhythm can more easily come to the foreground. You may notice that certain phrases appear in many solos. This book is not intended as a compendium of every possible pattern or harmonic approach. the jazz standards progressions book deluxe collection on sale now $ (save $) • once upon a summertime • only the lonely • o.p. • o pato • open country • opus de funk • opus one • our day will come • outra vez • parker's mood • paul's pal • perfidia • personality • puttin' on the ritz • quasimodo.

This is a book that is the fruit of a long life of listening to, watching, traveling and talking with, and knowing first hand jazz musicians and country and gospel singers from all over the nation. The artists considered include Billie Holiday, Bird, Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, and Merle Haggard. By the author of "Jazz Is. The first book to reassess Ralph Ellison after his death and the posthumous publication of Juneteenth, his second novel, Jazz Country: Ralph Ellison in America explores Ellison's writings and views on American culture through the lens of jazz music. Horace Porter's groundbreaking study addresses Ellison's jazz background, including his essays and comments about jazz musicians such as Louis.


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