Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition. Mark C. Gridley. © |Pearson | Available. MyLab. Share this page. Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition. View larger. Concise Guide to Jazz has 28 ratings and 1 review. The Once and said: Its a good book to learn the history of Jazz and how modern music relates to it. I. An introduction to jazz and how to listen to it. Written by active jazz musician and jazz historian Mark Gridley, the Concise Guide to Jazz was.

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Wikimedia Italia added it Dec 31, Pearson offers its titles on the devices students love through CourseSmart, Amazon, and more. To learn more about our programs, guidee options and customization, click the Choices tab. This book originated because professors and students asked for an introduction to jazz that was as clear and accurate as Jazz Styles but without as much detail.

Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Concise Guide to Jazz focuses on the diversity of jazz styles and serves as a basis for further jazz exploration. Please try again later. Queta marked it as to-read Apr 14, concjse For the convenience of the many professors who have geared their assignments, syllabi, and exams to the second edition of Concise Guide to Jazz, we have retained the organization and facts from it for this new edition.

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Concise Guide to Jazz by Mark C. Gridley

The primary audio supplement is the Jazz Classics two-compact-disc anthology jazzz performances which are discussed and analyzed in the text. They were chosen so that each of the three sources would begin filling the historic and stylistic gaps within each other. Leonard Criddle rated it gridleh was amazing Feb 09, In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief gricley of the content: AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.


Further media at companion Web site: Dissecting a given selection, chorus by chorus, phrase by phrase, and then replaying it five times is not excessive if students are led to focus on a different aspect each time.

Concise Guide to Jazz

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. James Jones rated it it was amazing Jun 17, Written by an active jazz musician and eminent jazz historian, this brief yet substantive introduction to jazz examines how jazz originated, how it is made, what to listen for, the major style eras, and the individual styles of 40 historically significant conciss musicians.

If students or professors want to begin fleshing out the basic skeleton of styles treated in the present book, they can start with two resources that are already available in most colleges: This brief text examines how jazz originated, how it is made, what to listen for, and the major style eras.

How to Listen to Jazz Chapter 3: Repeated listening is the key to familiarizing yourself with the sounds and their names.

Concise Guide to Jazz, 7th Edition

In other words, learning listening skills is essential before learning the style differences that make jazz history interesting. Topics, musicians, and entire chapters can be skipped without doing serious damage to a brief Introduction to jazz or Understanding jazz course. Cncise helps you keep track of books you want to read. Maria Poalasin marked it as to-read Aug 28, Reducing jazz history to a maximum of ten musicians was not feasible, however, because few authorities agree on which ten to discuss.


History and Analysis Package 7th Edition Paperback. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Did Miles Davis quit making jazz in ? Some instructors devote the first third of the course rgidley developing these basic listening skills before moving on to comparing different jazz styles. Paper Bound with Access Card. Gridley is ho author of Jazz Styles: Instructor resource file download The work is protected by local and international cnocise laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.

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I had to buy it separately. This helps listeners to detect more in each repeated hearing. The content of the Prentice Hall disc, however, is not on the Web site.

It was a treat to learn all the music and artists that came before us. There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

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