DownBeat - The Great Jazz Interviews (A 75th Anniversary Anthology)
DownBeat - The Great Jazz Interviews (A 75th Anniversary Anthology)
Various

Edited by Frank Alkyer, Ed Enright


Culled from the DownBeat archives - includes in-depth interviews with literally every great jazz artist and personality that ever lived! Features classic photos and magazine covers from DownBeat's vast archives. In honor of its 75th anniversary, DownBeat's editors have brought together in this one volume the best interviews, insights, and photographs from the illustrious history of the world's top jazz magazine, DownBeat. This anthology includes the greatest of DownBeat's Jazz Hall of Famers: from early legends like Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and Benny Goodman; to bebop heroes like Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, and Miles Davis; to truly unique voices like Ornette Coleman, Cecil Taylor, Thelonious Monk, and Rahsaan Roland Kirk; to the pioneers of the electric scene like Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny, and Joe Zawinul. The Great Jazz Interviews delivers the legends of jazz, talking about America's music and America itself, in their own words.

Title DownBeat - The Great Jazz Interviews (A 75th Anniversary Anthology)
Author Various
Edited by Frank Alkyer, Ed Enright
Publisher Hal Leonard
Title First Published 01 November 2009
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 352 p.
ISBN-10 1423463846
ISBN-13 9781423463849
Publication Date 01 November 2009
Main content page count 352
Weight 16 oz.
List Price $32.00
 


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