Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 November 2013

272 Pages | 347 illustrations, 125 in color

8-5/8 x 11 inches inches

ISBN: 9780199341009

Bookseller Code (02)

The Chronicle of Jazz

Mervyn Cooke

  • A year by year history of the people and events that comprise jazz history.
  • Charts the evolution of jazz from its origins in Africa and the southern United States to the myriad urban styles heard around the world today.
  • Features a substantial reference section including a glossary of musical terms, biographies of musicians, and an extensive discography.
  • Features hundreds of rare images from record cover artwork to pictures of live performances.

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