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History of Jazz: African-American Contributions: American Mosaic
Jazz, a uniquely American music that originated in

 
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By Sandy Asirvatham (au)
Year: 2003
Pages: 108
Binding Hardcover (no d.j.)
ISBN 0-7910-7265-7

Product Code: 1422355454

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Jazz, a uniquely American music that originated in the cultural melting pot of New Orleans, Louisiana, in the early part of the 20th century, has influenced many different musical & cultural styles. Yet this ever-changing musical style is also fraught with controversy: What exactly is jazz? And with its roots in the African-American music world, can non-African American musicians master its creative nuances? This book tells about the pioneering musicians whose artistic & musical talents helped shape the musical genre called jazz, & also about the controversies & debates that have swirled around the jazz world from its beginnings. Color & black & white photos.

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