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

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

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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
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Language
eng
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Music of the African diaspora
Series volume
6
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter, (electronic resource)
Label
What is this thing called jazz? : African American musicians as artists, critics, and activists, Eric Porter, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-382) and index
Color
multicolored
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
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Extent
xxi, 404 p.
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  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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remote

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