Format: Print Length
Publisher: Backbeat Books (August 1, 2000)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 6.2 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
(Book). at the heels of swing, bebop lifted jazz from the dance ground into an artwork shape powered through virtuoso avid gamers. This attractive choice of essays, biographies and reports by way of veteran jazz journalist Scott Yanow probes the lives and progressive works of greater than 500 nice beboppers, together with the giants: Charlie Parker, Dizzie Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach and Thelonious Monk. The advisor additionally explores key artists resembling Sarah Vaughan, Charlie Christian and the younger Miles Davis, plus such later figures as Joe go and Barry Harris.