Jazz: The First 100 Years, Enhanced Media Edition

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Authors : Henry Martin; Keith Waters


448 Pages  Paperback 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2012, 2006, 2002

©2016, Published


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Appealing to music majors and nonmajors alike, JAZZ: THE FIRST 100 YEARS, ENHANCED MEDIA EDITION (with Printed Access Card), 3e explores the development of jazz from its nineteenth-century roots in blues and ragtime, through swing and bebop, to fusion and contemporary jazz styles. Completely up to d... more


Extremely student friendly, Listening Guides for each of the 62 downloadable musical selections feature "The Main Point" preview and clear within-text references, as well as detailed timings keyed to events in the music and the work's overall form.

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Helping students make the most of their study time, the Third Enhanced Media Edition includes interactive pre- and post-chapter quizzes. The quizzes prepare students for what they will encounter in each chapter--as well as give them an opportunity to quiz themselves on what they have already learned... more