Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more

£16.99

Hardback

Published: 29 August 2019

192 Pages

235x156mm

ISBN: 9780190604578


Also Available As:

Ebook


Also Available In:


Bookseller Code (AE)

Postbop Jazz in the 1960s

The Compositions of Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, and Chick Corea

Keith Waters

  • Provides new approaches to understanding jazz standard compositions from the 1960s
  • In addition to well-known jazz standards, examines lesser-known compositions of Shorter, Hancock, and Corea
  • Using the notion of postbop as a frame, distinguishes postbop compositions from those of tonal, modal, and free jazz traditions