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How to listen to and appreciate jazz / Ted Buehrer.

Buehrer, Theodore E. (Author). Martin, Henry, 1950- (Performer). Waters, Keith, 1958- (Performer).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Modern scholar.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette CD 781.6517 BUE (Text) 31951003126692 Main Floor - Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1428137815 (set)
  • ISBN: 9781428137813 (set)
  • ISBN: 1428137823 (course guide)
  • ISBN: 9781428137820 (course guide)
  • ISBN: 0534628060 (music discs)
  • ISBN: 9780534628062 (music discs)
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guide (96 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.)
  • Publisher: Prince Frederick, Md. : Recorded Books, [2006]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes 2 disc music set, Jazz: the first 100 years by Henry Martin and Keith Waters (Sony, A2 93753, p2005).
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Course guide includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Lecture 1. Listening to jazz: part I, basic parameters of music and the jazz rhythm section -- Lecture 2. Listening to jazz: part II, the sounds and forms of jazz -- Lecture 3. Listening to jazz: part III, appreciating jazz improvisation -- Lecture 4. The origins of jazz -- Lecture 5. New Orleans -- Lecture 6. Chicago and the transition to early swing -- Lecture 7. The swing era -- Lecture 8. Swing to bebop -- Lecture 9. Bebop: the birth of modern jazz -- Lecture 10. The 1950s and a profusion of styles -- Lecture 11. Into the 1960s -- Lecture 12. Jazz in the 1960s -- Lecture 13. Jazz fusion -- Lecture 14. The contemporary jazz scene.
Participant or Performer Note:
Ted Buehrer, lecturer.
Summary, etc.:
A series of lectures designed to help musical enthusiasts become more astute, sophisticated jazz listeners. In these lectures, Professor Buehrer introduces concepts common to nearly all forms of music before focusing on unique aspects of jazz appreciation from early jazz to swing, bebop, fusion, and the contemporary jazz scene.
System Details Note:
Compact disc.
Subject: Music appreciation > Sound recordings.
Musical analysis > Sound recordings.
Jazz > History. > Sound recordings.

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