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Monk, Thelonious Anthology Straight No Chaser
Language: en
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Thelonious Monk
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Thomas Fitterling
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher:

-- First comprehensive study of Monk, one of the 20th century's most original and influential creative artists, available in the States. -- Thoroughly revised and beautifully redesigned for American readers, including fifty studio, performance and personal photographs. -- Lively and authoritative biographical section reveals the public as well as the
Brilliant Corners
Language: en
Pages: 510
Authors: Thomas Fitterling
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

World-recognized discographer Chris Sheridan draws together the most comprehensive look at Thelonious Monk's performances and recordings. Woven through the listings of Monk's work is the story of his rise to acceptance as one of the key pianists and composers of jazz and his decline in health and popularity.
The Canterbury Sound in Popular Music
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Asya Draganova, Shane Blackman, Andy Bennett
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-19 - Publisher: Emerald Group Publishing

The term 'Canterbury sound' emerged in the late 60s and early 70s to refer to a signature style within psychedelic and progressive rock. Canterbury Sound in Popular Music:Scene, Identity and Myth explores Canterbury as a metaphor and reality, a symbolic space of music inspiration which has produced its distinctive 'sound'.
The Jazz Fiction Anthology
Language: en
Pages: 506
Authors: Sascha Feinstein, David Rife
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

A gathering of the best jazz fiction from the 1920s to the present, this anthology includes 20th-century fiction by Eudora Welty, James Baldwin, Richard Yates, and others, plus important recent work from writers such as Yusef Komunyakaa, Xu Xi, and Amiri Baraka. Together these artists demonstrate the strong influence of