Teach Yourself 2014
PB + AudioCD 136pp 240x226mm
9781444196085   Product Code: 22917
Jazz emerged as a musical force in New Orleans in the early 20th century,and over the following decades evolved into a number of widely different-sounding musical styles from big-band swing to bebop and cool jazz. This manual provides an accessible round-up of the history and development of jazz as well as explaining the musical structures that are the basis of the genre. Audio examples are provided on an accompanying CD.