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Author: YANOW, SCOTT Title: Bebop. Third Ear - The essential listening companion.
Description: San Francisco, Miller Freeman Books, 2000. sm4to. viii, 391, (1) pp. bl./w. illustrations, softcover. Isbn 0879306084. Index. Great musicians, influential groups, 1600 recordings reviewed & rated. With pen date and price on french title, also on inside backcover, a bit bubbling, hardly used. On the heels of swing, bebop lifted jazz from the dance floor into an art form powered by virtuoso players. This engaging collection of essays, biographies and reviews by veteran jazz journalist Scott Yanow probes the lives and revolutionary works of more than 500 great beboppers, including the giants: Charlie Parker, Dizzie Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach and Thelonious Monk. The guide also explores key artists such as Sarah Vaughan, Charlie Christian and the young Miles Davis, plus such later figures as Joe Pass and Barry Harris.
Price: EUR 10.00 = appr. US$ 10.87 Seller: Don Quichot
- Book number: Y1354-3194