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The Resource What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter

What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter

Label
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists
Title
What is this thing called jazz?
Title remainder
African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists
Statement of responsibility
Eric Porter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Porter, Eric
Dewey number
781.65/089/96073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3508
LC item number
.P67 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Music of the African diaspora
Series volume
6
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • African American jazz musicians
  • African Americans
Label
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A marvel of paradox : jazz and African American modernity -- Dizzy atmosphere : the challenge of bebop -- Passions of a man : the poetics and politics of Charles Mingus -- Straight ahead : Abbey Lincoln and the challenge of jazz singing -- Practicing "creative music" : the black arts imperative in the jazz community -- Writing "creative music" : theorizing the art and politics of improvisation -- The majesty of the blues : Wynton Marsalis's jazz canon
Control code
48153567
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 404 pages
Isbn
9780520232969
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001044408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A marvel of paradox : jazz and African American modernity -- Dizzy atmosphere : the challenge of bebop -- Passions of a man : the poetics and politics of Charles Mingus -- Straight ahead : Abbey Lincoln and the challenge of jazz singing -- Practicing "creative music" : the black arts imperative in the jazz community -- Writing "creative music" : theorizing the art and politics of improvisation -- The majesty of the blues : Wynton Marsalis's jazz canon
Control code
48153567
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 404 pages
Isbn
9780520232969
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001044408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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