Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition. Mark C. Gridley. © |Pearson | Available. MyLab. Share this page. Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition. View larger. Concise Guide to Jazz has 28 ratings and 1 review. The Once and said: Its a good book to learn the history of Jazz and how modern music relates to it. I. An introduction to jazz and how to listen to it. Written by active jazz musician and jazz historian Mark Gridley, the Concise Guide to Jazz was.

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Learn more about Amazon Prime. The Demonstration CD provides examples of the instrument sounds and explains the methods and terminology of jazz. Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

Rieisha Leighton marked it as to-read Oct 02, Will marked it as to-read Jan 08, Books by Mark C. Begin to appreciate how jazz is made Know how to extract the most depth of experience from listening to jazz Know who the most historically significant jazz musicians are Know why each significant musician is important Distinguish the main style eras.

Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition.

Concise Guide to Jazz

Reducing jazz history to a maximum of ten musicians was not feasible, however, because few authorities agree on which ten to discuss. This set provides students with a broad overview of jazz styles discussed in the text, and it spares students and instructors from searching for hard-to-locate, high-quality examples of each style. Cool Jazz Chapter 8: Buide Preview See a Problem?


Read more Read less. Elaine rated it liked it May 09, History and Analysis, 11th Edition Mark C. The Origins of Jazz Chapter 4: Shawn Bailey rated it it was amazing May 11, Early Jazz Chapter 5: This helps listeners to detect more tto each repeated hearing.

But it is a tad boring at first for someone who is not particularly into music or already knows the history well.

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Some said the ideal introductory guixe would focus on only about ten major figures. PaperbackSixth Editionpages. Andrew Yetman rated it liked it Feb 18, Share your thoughts with other customers.

Appreciation increases with each rehearing of the selections on the Jazz Classics CD. New to This Edition. The primary audio supplement is the Jazz Classics two-compact-disc anthology of performances which are discussed and analyzed in the text.

Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition

Steve Kemple marked it as to-read May 13, In fact, for most selections, it is not even realistic to expect to follow all the gjide until at least the fourth or fifth hearing. Download TIF Word 1. Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through CourseSmart, Amazon, and more. Maria Poalasin marked it as to-read Aug 28, I had a class in jazz and needed this book. Explore the Home Gift Guide. For music lovers who want to increase their enjoyment of jazz.

It brings together all the music on the Jazz Classics set of discs, as well as analyses of that music from the book. Though this approach neglects some of the richness of jazz history, it also makes conveniently comprehensible a diversity of styles in a way that provides a basis for further explorations.


This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Upper Saddle River, NJ: I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? We don’t recognize your username or password. Its a good book to learn the history of Jazz and how modern music relates to it. Bruno rated it really liked it Aug 17, English Choose a language for shopping. Prentice Hall Jazz Collection CD – These 12 recordings give students a diverse background of jazz styles from the late s to early s.

These styles include early jazz Dixieland ; swing; bebop; cool jazz; hard bop; avant-garde of the s and 70s; and jazz-rock fusion.

Sonya rated it really liked it Feb 04, Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through CourseSmart, Amazon, and more. The Origins of Jazz Chapter 4: Instructor resource file download The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning. In fact, some students report that without adequate instruction in such skills, they are often clueless when they try to appreciate modern jazz selections.

So it’s literally a musical phenomena that has been going on for centuries. Mike rated it liked it Jan 30, Basic Conducting Techniques 6th Cconcise.