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Jazz, a people"s music

by Finkelstein, Sidney Walter

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz -- History and criticism,
  • Jazz -- Discography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sidney Finkelstein.
    SeriesThe Roots of jazz
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3508 .F55 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 278 p. :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5059588M
    ISBN 100306706598
    LC Control Number74023386

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Geoffrey Jacques' engaging foreword places Finkelstein's book in the context of the s and discusses the development of jazz in the forty years since then, insisting that it is still, for the most part, a music of the have-nots and that it must be allowed to leave the jazz clubs and enter the halls that symphony orchestras occupy, along with Cited by: The author shows that Jazz was the latest in musical styles derived from folk music and other styles popular among the common people rather then the upper classes.

The main difference being that Jazz was created after the invention of recorded music so that it 5/5(1). This book is one of the most improtant works ever written on Jazz music. It is a virtual manifesto agains the ghettoization and the racist pigeonholing thast has afflicted the public's appreciation of this great music since its beginnings as ragtime a century ago.

It exposes the lies and Pages: Jazz was born in the United States. Jazz is really the best music to represent America because: It is partly planned and partly spontaneous; that is, as the musicians perform a pre-determined tune, they have the opportunity to create their own interpretations within that tune in response to the other musicians' performances and whatever else may occur "in the moment" -- this is called.

The place of jazz in music history --The sound of jazz --The blues and the folk song of jazz --Improvisation and jazz form The pop tune, the hot solo and the large band --The experimental laboratory and the new jazz --The future of jazz.

Jazz: A People's Music is not the first book written about jazz, but it's the first really excellent one. When the music was only 50 years or so old, Finkelstein showed a depth of understanding that has eluded many jazz writers in the years since/5. Jazz Criticism, interpretation, etc Discographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Finkelstein, Sidney Walter, Jazz: a people's music.

New York, Citadel Press [] (OCoLC) Online version: Finkelstein, Sidney Walter, Jazz: a people's music. New York, Citadel Press [] (OCoLC) Document. The Jazz Ear: Conversations over Music The Jazz Ear will be a permanent part of learning how to listen inside the musicians playing.—Nat Hentoff, Jazz TimesJazz is conducted almost wordlessly: John Coltrane rarely told his quartet what to do, and Miles Davis famously gave his group.

Blues People: Negro Music in White America is a seminal study of Afro-American music (and culture generally) by Amiri Baraka, who published it as LeRoi Jones in In Blues People Baraka explores the possibility that the history of black Americans can be traced through the evolution of their music.

It is considered a classic work on jazz and blues music in American : Amiri Baraka. A People's Music presents the first full history of jazz in East Germany, drawing on new and previously unexamined sources and vivid eyewitness accounts. Helma Kaldewey chronicles the experiences of jazz musicians, fans, and advocates, and charts the numerous policies state socialism issued to manage this dynamic art form.

The standard sheet music book is printed on inch by 9-inch paper, but youll have to check the specific size of the book youre considering. You will be able to see. Two of the best jazz writers and scholars give us a pretty definitive history of jazz music, which even as it teaches, manages to swing.

Whitney Balliett, Collected Works, A Journal of Jazz. People Music is a studio album by American jazz bassist Christian McBride together with his band Inside Straight.

The record was released on () via Mack Avenue label. This is his eleventh full-length album as a band leader. Background. People Music is the second album for McBride's Producer: Christian McBride.

So says Amiri Baraka in the Introduction to Blues People, his classic work on the place of jazz and blues in American social, musical, economic, and cultural history. From the music of African slaves in the United States through the music scene of the 's, Baraka traces the influence of what he calls "negro music" on white America -- not.

A People’s Music charts the reception of jazz in East Germany decade by decade, such as in the s when the music gained new status as a genre fully in-line with Germanic musical heritage.

But politics was never far: one key moment was Louis Armstrong’s tour of the GDR, taken at the time of the Selma to Montgomery march, and used by. The book is solid with a durable spiral binding and dark print, like all music books should have. It includes snippets of jazz history with photos.

At the end of each chapter are suggested tunes to work on, so it would help to pair this book with a book of lead sheets for standard jazz tunes/5().

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Box Matthews, NC [email protected] A new edition of what is still one of the two or three best books for understanding and appreciating jazz. Updated with new Foreword by Geoffrey Jacques.

Original illustrations by Jules Halfant. pages.Byafter becoming the popular hit music of the Jazz Age, what we now call Classic Jazz was giving way to a new type of hot music-big band Swing.

This book tells the story of the hectic thirty years during which the basic jazz of Buddy Bolden developed into Classic Jazz and then passed into History.When the term Jazz Age is brought to mind, so are countless images, mostly of the s: the music, fashion, Prohibition, movies, radio, and the rise of automobiles.

More importantly, the words Jazz Age conjure up an atmosphere never previously before seen. For purposes of this book, the period of the Jazz Age will encompass the years –