Serious music - and all that jazz!

an adventure in music criticism.
  • 2.72 MB
  • English
Gollancz , London
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15068106M
ISBN 100575003359

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Pleasants, through a musicologist's very erudite point of view, strikes every chord to tell us that Jazz is Serious Music. In fact, serious music per se is dead and buried along with the three B's.

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There is also a CD included with the book that illustrates how some of the patterns sound over chord changes. The thing about the patterns in this book is that they all sound great, without being cliche/5(19).

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CD included with the book contains 37 melodies played by the following artists: Bob Sheppard - saxes and flute ; Steve Houghton - drums ; Dave Carpenter - acoustic bass ; Paul van Wageningen - drums ; Marc van Wageningen - electric bass ; Larry Dunlap - piano & synthesizer ; Dave Mac Nab - guitar ; pages of the best in contemporary and classic jazz.

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Introduction --The schism --Classical--jazz--popular --"A performer's art" --The Afro-American epoch --American music and the musical establishment --Bop and the new jazz --The s(w)ingers --Rock and pop --The lyric theater --Recapitulation and coda.

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His most famous and controversial work was his publication The Agony of Modern Music, a polemical attack on the direction taken by much of twentieth-century music and an argument in favor of jazz as the "true" master music of the time. The book stated, "Serious music is a dead :Wayne, Pennsylvania.

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