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Jazz : America's Classical Music

Jazz : America's Classical Music

Jazz : America's Classical Music
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Jazz : America's Classical Music Paperback - 1992

by Sales, Grover

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  • Title Jazz : America's Classical Music
  • Author Sales, Grover
  • Binding Paperback
  • Edition Reprint
  • Condition Used - Very Good
  • Pages 256
  • Volumes 1
  • Language ENG
  • Publisher Hachette Books, New York, New York, U.S.A.
  • Date 1992-08-22
  • Illustrated Yes
  • Features Bibliography, Illustrated, Index
  • Bookseller's Inventory # 17386915-75
  • ISBN 9780306804915 / 0306804913
  • Weight 0.87 lbs (0.39 kg)
  • Dimensions 8.91 x 5.91 x 0.68 in (22.63 x 15.01 x 1.73 cm)
  • Library of Congress subjects Jazz - History and criticism
  • Library of Congress Catalog Number 92019553
  • Dewey Decimal Code 781.570

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First line

This is an introduction to jazz intended for-but not limited to-those who cannot read a note of music and do not know the name of a single chord.


About the author

Grover Sales is an instructor in jazz studies at Stanford University and the San Francisco Conservatory of Music. He was publicity director of the Monterey Jazz Festival for its first seven years and did personal publicity for many of the jazz greats including Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, and Duke Ellington.