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Author Williams, Martin, 1924-1992.

Title Jazz in its time / Martin Williams
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1989
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 272 pages)
Summary Martin Williams is one of the most perceptive and entertaining jazz critics writing in America today. This collection of pieces on the past, present, and future of the jazz idiom includes profiles of Sidney Bechet, Ornette Coleman, and Miles Davis, an assessment of jazz-rock fusion, and a look at the pressures placed on musicians and their music by commercialism
Analysis Jazz
Notes Includes index
Print version record
Subject Jazz -- History and criticism.
Music -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 88031954
ISBN 0195054598 (alk. paper)
1423736893 (electronic bk.)
1601298153 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
9780195054590 (alk. paper)
9781423736899 (electronic bk.)
9781601298157 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)