Story of Jazz

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Authors: Arnad Franck, Merlin Bergerot
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Genre: Art > Music
Pages: 159
Language: english
Year: 1993
ISBN 10: 0810928760
ISBN 13: 9780810928763
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

Evolved in part from spirituals sung by slaves, jazz is the only truly American musical form. It was created by blacks, for blacks. For years, it was considered to be mere entertainment, but with the advent of bebop in the...