Historical Dictionary of Jazz

Historical Dictionary of Jazz

by John S. Davis (Author)

The Historical Dictionary of Jazz covers the history of Jazz through a chronology, an introductory essay, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 1,500 cross-referenced entries on significant jazz performers, band leaders, bands, venues, record labels, recordings, and the different styles of jazz. This book is an excellent access point for students, researchers, and anyone seeking a broader understanding of the history of jazz and the connections within the genre.

Book details

Publication date
August 24, 2012
Publisher
Collection
Page count
470
ISBN
9780810878983
Paper ISBN
9780810867574