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The Virgin Encyclopaedia of Jazz (Virgin Encyclopedia Series)

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Published by Virgin Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blues,
  • Jazz,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages1024
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8973612M
    ISBN 101852277548
    ISBN 109781852277543

    " The Virgin Illustrated Encyclopedia of Pop and Rock. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. Book Binding:N/A. World of Books USA was founded in Book Condition:VERYGOOD. " See all Item description. An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians - Ebook written by Benjamin Franklin V. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read An Encyclopedia of South Carolina Jazz and Blues Musicians. Arranged alphabetically according to last name, each entry of this book chronologically lists the highlights of every jazz musician's career. Highly accessible and vigorously researched, The Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz is, quite simply, the most comprehensive jazz encyclopedia available. Get this from a library! The biographical encyclopedia of jazz. [Leonard Feather; Ira Gitler] -- "From birth dates to gig dates and from recordings to television specials, Leonard Feather and Ira Gitler have left no stone unturned in their quest for accurate, detailed information on the careers.


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The Virgin Encyclopaedia of Jazz (Virgin Encyclopedia Series) by Colin Larkin Download PDF EPUB FB2

Over 3, entries, million words, this new edition of the Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz contains essential facts and fair minded opinions of the artists who have been instrumental in creating the long, rich history of jazz. All the detailed information in this The Virgin Encyclopaedia of Jazz book volume is from The Encyclopedia Of Popular Music, which is universally 5/5(2).

A new edition of the jazz reference book that gives you the breadth of coverage you’ve always wanted, right up to date and speaks with the authority of the best research team in the business, and one that understands the appeal and importance of jazz in all its guises.

Over 3, entries, million words, this new edition of the Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz contains essential facts and fair. The Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz, the only reference work to the genre you ever need own, catalogs, analyzes and evaluates every significant jazz artist of this century. Every major practitioner of the art is placed in context and examined under the critical microscope, and is given a full and exhaustive discography with star ratings.

Here is all you could want to know about everybody from John. Buy The Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz (Revised and Updated) Revised and Updated by Larkin, Colin (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(4).

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This book isn't a bad reference for discographies of the covered bands, although given the existence of the Discogs website, having printed discographies has limited value these days. The format of the book is an alphabetical listing of artists accompanied by a short biographical sketch and a list of albums, each rated on a 5 star s: 4.

The Virgin Encyclopedia of the Blues is a complete handbook of information and opinion about the history of the most classically simple, enduring and inspiring genre in the history of popular music.

All entries have been created from the massive database of The Encyclopedia of Popular Music, which has swiftly and firmly established itself as Reviews: 7. Virgin, - Music - pages 0 Reviews The aim of this book is The Virgin Encyclopaedia of Jazz book provide a complete handbook of information and opinion about the history of the music of the s.

Mr. Leonard Feather is a prominent figure amongst the world of jazz Mr. Feather has written about jazz music and jazz musicians for many years on end the first book I ever read about jazz in was written by Mr. Feather I don't remember the book title Mr.

Feather has written about famous as well as unknown jazz musicians he has served as a major source of connection between jazz Reviews: The Virgin Encyclopaedia of the Blues is a complete handbook of information and opinion about the history of the most classically simple, enduring and inspiring genre in the history of popular.

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Paperback. £Reviews: 6. The Virgin Encyclopaedia of the Blues is a complete handbook of information and opinion about the history of the most classically simple, enduring and inspiring genre in the history of popular music.

All entries have been created from the massive database of The Encyclopaedia of Popular Music, which has swiftly and firmly established itself as. The aim of this book is to provide a complete handbook of information and opinion about the history of the music of the s.

There are over entries on the bands, musicians, songwriters, producers and record labels of this decade, everyone who had any significant Reviews: The latest edition of The Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz is the essential companion to making an acquaintance with Jazz. It will inform you and it will not talk down to you.

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0 Reviews. Published for the first time in hardcover, this is the essential guide to the decade that spawned rock n roll and saw popular music set out on its path to becoming one of the dominant forces of post-war culture.

It includes every artist who was quintessential to the decade—both those who had. Reviewed in the United States on February 1, This all-encompassing volume has about 3, entries covering various musical styles of the past century, but with the focus on pop and s: 9. The Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music book.

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(Redirected from The Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz) The Encyclopedia of Popular Music was created in by Colin Larkin. It is the 'modern man's' equivalent of the Grove Dictionary of Music, which Larkin describes in less than flattering terms.

Described by The Times as "the standard against which all others must be judged". The latest edition of The Virgin Encyclopedia of Jazz is the essential companion to making an acquaintance with Jazz. It will inform you and it will not talk down to you. There are over 3, entries detailing every artist who has had an impact on the development of jazz since it headed out from New Orleans and spread to New York, London, Paris.

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The new, fully updated, concise edition of the six-volume Encyclopedia: in one single volume as essential reference book for anyone who has a query about any aspect of twentieth-century popular music, including rock, reggae, rap and R & B as well as jazz, soul, country and folk. The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Jazz book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5(2). The appearance of two later volumes, The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the Sixties and The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the Seventies (with Ira Gitler) only confirmed the initial enthusiasm and the judgement that here were basic books for any music marks the first paperback publication of this book, soon to be followed by paperback editions Reviews: The biographical encyclopedia of jazz by Leonard Feather,Oxford University Press edition, E-book in English.

If your a NewWave fan I recommend this instead of "Virgin Encyclopedia for Indie and New Wave" which is a much weaker reference than this. "Eighties Music" contains useful, if occasionally biased, reviews of many of the greatest bands, as well as smaller bands, of the 80s.

Entries are occasionally very insightful, like the XTC entry. Michael Heatley is the author or editor of over thirty biographies, including Backstreet Boys: The Unofficial Book, Bon Jovi: In Their Own Words and Rolf Harris: The Most Talented Man In The World.

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"A beautifully written, evocative tribute to an. The first appearance of Leonard Feather's Encyclopedia of Jazz was heralded by critics, musicians, and record collectors as a major contribution to the literature of jazz.

Never before had America's native music been treated so meticulously, objectively, and comprehensively. The appearance of two later volumes, The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the.

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May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting.Get this from a library! The illustrated encyclopedia of jazz.

[Brian Case; Stan Britt; Trisha Palmer] -- More than alphabetically arranged entries provide information on jazz artists of the past and present.Book of Jazz (Horizon) ISBN The Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz co-written with Ira Gitler, second (revised) edition (Oxford University Press) ISBN Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.