free read Listening to Jazz
Listening to Jazz offers an engaging introduction to the rich history and culture of jazz Featuring coverage of all standard periods and genres this text helps students understand how jazz evolved and how its various styles intersect and blend A wealth of innovative features including a series of sidebars in depth listening guides the incorporation of Spanish Caribbean and women musicians and historic introductions enhance students appreciation for this powerful and important genre of music Distinctive Features Balanced coverage of jazz history and culture performance and listening skills In depth Listening Guide and Listening Fo.
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Cus boxes build students listening skills on a variety of levels A full chapter on jazz in the twenty first century offers the most up to date coverage of the current jazz scene Full treatment of all jazz eras with coverage of women s and Spanish Caribbean musicians contributions to jazz woven throughout Section overviews provide historical context for the development of jazz and show how cultural social movements shaped and were shaped by the music A series of sidebars throughout the text address important subjects uestions and Controversies boxes address issues relevant to each period in jazz history Jazz Lives boxes offer brie.
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F biographies of key players composers and jazz promoters In Performance boxes highlight issues faced by working musicians Read All About It callouts provide references to source readings and critical essays in Robert Walser s anthology Keeping Time nd Ed which can be packaged with this text Downloadable audio available for purchase separately or in a bundle with the text offers student access to high uality recordings of key listening examples A Spotify playlist will also be available on the companion websiteBenjamin Bierman is Associate Professor in the Department of Art and Music at John Jay College City University of New York.