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              Conversations in Jazz: The Ralph J. Gleason Interviews

              Conversations in Jazz: The Ralph J. Gleason Interviews (Hardback)

              By Gleason, Ralph J.; Edited by Gleason, Toby; Foreword by Gioia, Ted

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              An extraordinary collection of revealing, personal interviews with fourteen jazz music legends

              ISBN 9780300214529
              Published 15 August 2016 by Yale University Press
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              Love Songs: The Hidden History
               

              Love Songs: The Hidden History (Hardback)

              By Gioia, Ted

              • $76.99
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              For thousands of years, love songs have pervaded our musical lives. But no one has told their full story until now. Ted Gioia surveys the conflicts and controversies, and traces the surprising path by which the love song has triumphed over all obstacles, emerging as a dominant co ...

              ISBN 9780199357574
              Published 9 April 2015 by Oxford University Press (S3)
              Interest Age 19+ years
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              Delta Blues: The Life and Times of the Mississippi Masters Who Revolutionized American Music
               

              Delta Blues: The Life and Times of the Mississippi Masters Who Revolutionized American Music (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gioia, Ted

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              With original research and keen insights, Gioia--the author of a landmark study of West Coast jazz and the acclaimed The History of Jazz --brings to life the stirring music of the Mississippi Delta, evoking the legendary figures who have shaped its sound and ethos. 38 illustratio ...

              ISBN 9780393337501
              Published 2 November 2009 by WW Norton & Co
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              The History of Jazz
               

              The History of Jazz (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Gioia, Ted

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              Newly revised and updated version of Ted Gioia's iconic The History of Jazz.

              ISBN 9780195399707
              Published 1 September 2011 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire

              The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire (Hardback)

              By Gioia, Ted

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              Ted Gioia's first new jazz book since The History of Jazz, The Jazz Standards: A Guide to the Repertoire, is a comprehensive handbook to the 250 most important jazz compositions. The book highlights the most popular jazz standards, tells their story, explains their role in jazz, ...

              ISBN 9780199937394
              Published 15 June 2012 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              The Imperfect Art: Reflections on Jazz and Modern Culture
               

              The Imperfect Art: Reflections on Jazz and Modern Culture (Paperback)

              By Gioia, Ted

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              Relates the work of jazz artists such as Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, Lester Young, Duke Ellington, Charlie Parker, John Coltrane and Ornette Coleman to primitivism in the arts, neoclassicism, good and bad taste, improvization and recordings, and aesthetics in general.

              ISBN 9780195063288
              Published 1 January 1996 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Series Portable Stanford Book Series
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              Love Songs: The Hidden History
               

              Love Songs: The Hidden History (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Gioia, Ted

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              For thousands of years, love songs have pervaded our musical lives. But no one has told their full story until now. Ted Gioia surveys the conflicts and controversies, and traces the surprising path by which the love song has triumphed over all obstacles, emerging as a dominant co ...

              ISBN 9780190865993
              Published 16 May 2018 by Oxford University Press (S3)
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              Music: A Subversive History
               

              Music: A Subversive History (Hardback)

              By Gioia, Ted

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                10 Dec 19

              A preeminent music historian and critic presents a global history of music from the bottom up

              ISBN 9781541644366
              Release Date 10 December 2019 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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              West Coast Jazz: Modern Jazz in California, 1945-1960
               

              West Coast Jazz: Modern Jazz in California, 1945-1960 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Revised ed.)

              By Gioia, Ted; By (photographer) Claxton, William

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              This text examines jazz icons such as Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker whilst also incorporating the careers of other West Coast jazz men, both well-known and obscure, in a basic history of the California scene.

              ISBN 9780520217294
              Published 15 October 1998 by University of California Press
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              How to Listen to Jazz

              How to Listen to Jazz (Trade Paperback / Paperback, First Trade Paper Edition)

              By Gioia, Ted

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              An acclaimed music scholar presents an accessible introduction to the art of listening to jazz

              ISBN 9780465093496
              Published 13 February 2018 by Misc - Alliance Distribution
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