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Paperback

Published: 01 March 2021

608 Pages | 11 photographs

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190087210


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The History of Jazz

Third Edition

Ted Gioia

  • Offers a deeply researched and highly accessible account of the history of jazz from its roots to the present
  • Portrays the most iconic musicians, events, and places in jazz history

New to this Edition:

  • Revises the male-dominated history of jazz to include the women who shaped the genre
  • Covers current jazz stars such as Kamasi Washington and Esperanza Spalding
  • Explores how digital technologies have informed jazz in recent years
  • Considers the developments in jazz history from a more global perspective
  • Features an expanded list of recommended tracks