Auteur: Wilmer, Valerie
Titel: As Serious as Your Life
Sub titel: John Coltrane and Beyond
This work celebrates jazz with passion and conviction, evoking a revolutionary era that inspired generations of music. Tracing the roots of "new jazz" from 1960-1972 Wilmer dissects the musical careers of the famous names - John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Albert Ayler et al - and the less well-known artists to describe its development into a crucial component of musical history. This work places new jazz in its political and social context.
1992, 304 pag., Euro 15
Serpent's Tail, London, ISBN 1-85242-730-2
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