The Story of Jazz (Galaxy Books)

The Story of Jazz (Galaxy Books)


starting with the African musical historical past and its fusion with eu varieties within the New international, Marshall Stearns's historical past of jazz publications the reader via paintings songs, spirituls, ragtime, and the blues, to the beginning of jazz in New Orleans and its adoption through St Louis, Chicago, Kansas urban, and ny. From swing and bop to the early days of rock, this full of life booklet introduces us to the good musicians and singers and examines jazz's cultural results on American and the realm.

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