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Published: 02 December 2013

208 Pages | 29 music examples

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199744367

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Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall

Gabriel Solis

Oxford Studies in Recorded Jazz

  • Offers a lens through which to view jazz both as a historical tradition and as a contemporary cultural form
  • Provides insight into Thelonious Monk's impact on the development of John Coltrane's signature "sheets of sound" style
  • Examines Thelonious Monk's and John Coltrane's brief period of collaboration: on of the most important but little documented partnerships in modern jazz