Annual Review of Jazz Studies (Annual Review of Jazz Studies No. 10)

Annual Review of Jazz Studies (Annual Review of Jazz Studies No. 10)

By: Dan Morgenstern (editor), Henry Martin (editor), David Cayer (editor), Edward Berger (editor), Dr. Mark Haywood (contributor), David Rife (contributor), Korman Korman (contributor), Morgenstern Morgenstern (contributor), Michele Caniato (contributor), Paul E. Rinzler (contributor)Hardback

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This volume contains a particularly broad range of articles, both technical and non-technical, which should appeal to both the jazz fan and the scholar. ARJS 10 introduces a new feature: "Jazz Fiction: A Bibliography from Nonjazz Journals," which identifies many important jazz publications that might otherwise elude researchers. Researchers will find "Using e-commerce Music Sites for Discographical Research" a useful survey of Internet resources. The Louis Armstrong Centennial is heralded by a warm reminiscence by Dan Morgenstern and a gallery of rare photos from the files of the Institute of Jazz Studies. Musicological treatments include articles on McCoy Tyner, Bill Evans, Charlie Parker, and Jimmy Smith. Several articles examine Thelonious Monk's unique body of work from different perspectives. In addition, there are reviews of three recent works about this singular figure. Other book reviews cover such important contributions as Scott DeVeaux's The Birth of Bebop and Ingrid Monson's Saying Something: Jazz Improvisation and Interaction. " The 'Stardust' File" traces the evolution of one of the music's most enduring standards. Finally, "Busted" tells the full story of Gene Krupa's arrest in 1943.

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Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 New Feature: Jazz Bibliography From Nonjazz Journals Chapter 3 Monkishness: A Sonnet Sequence Chapter 4 Jazz Fiction: A Bibliographic Overview Chapter 5 The Quartal and Pentatonic Harmony of McCoy Tyner Chapter 6 From Popular Song to Jazz Composition: Thelonious Monk's "Ruby, My Dear" Chapter 7 "Criss Cross": Motivic Construction in Composition and Improvisation Chapter 8 The Armstrong I Knew Chapter 9 Louis Armstrong: A Centennial Photo Gallery Chapter 10 The "Stardust" File Chapter 11 Structure in Jazz Improvisation: A Formulaic Analysis of the Improvisations of Bill Evans Chapter 12 Treading the Board-A Pedal Play: The Artistry of Jimmy Smith in Performance Chapter 13 "Parker's Mood" Revisited Chapter 14 Using e-Commerce Music Sites for Discographical Research Chapter 15 Busted: The Story of Gene Krupa's Arrest, January 19, 1943 Chapter 16 REVIEW ESSAYS Chapter 17 Prism on an Era: Scott DeVeaux's The Birth of Bebop Chapter 18 Saying Something: Jazz Improvisation and Interaction by Ingrid Monson Chapter 19 BOOK REVIEWS Chapter 20 Bill Evans: How My Heart Sings by Peter Pettinger Chapter 21 Three books on Thelonious Monk: Monk by Laurent DeWilde; Thelonius Monk: His Life and Music by Thomast Fitterling; Straight, No Chaser: The Life and Genius of Thelonius Monk by Leslie Gourse Chapter 22 Swing City: Newark Nightlife, 1925-1950 by Barbara J. Kukla Chapter 23 Recent Books Received at the Institute of Jazz Studies Chapter 24 About the Editors Chapter 25 About the Contributors Chapter 26 About the Institute of Jazz Studies

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  • publication date: 11/12/2001
  • ISBN13: 9780810840560
  • Format: Hardback
  • Year: 1999
  • Number Of Pages: 352
  • ID: 9780810840560
  • weight: 499
  • ISBN10: 0810840561

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