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How to Listen to Jazz by Ted Gioia

How to Listen to Jazz

by Ted Gioia


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6 Hrs.58 Min.

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An Economist best book of the year

In How to Listen to Jazz, award-winning music scholar Ted Gioia presents a lively introduction to the art of listening to jazz. He tells us what to listen for in a performance and includes a guide to today's leading jazz musicians. From Louis Armstrong's innovative sounds to the exotic compositions of Duke Ellington, Gioia covers everything from the music's history to the building blocks of improvisation. A true love letter to jazz by a foremost expert, How to Listen to Jazz is a must-listen for anyone who's ever wanted to understand America's greatest contribution to music.


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  • Published: September 2017
  • LearnOutLoud.com Product ID: H097803
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