Leonard Bernstein and the language of jazz / Katherine Baber.

For Leonard Bernstein, music was a language capable of communicating more directly than in words, and jazz was a crucial part of his musical vocabulary. As an idiom made up of a range of styles - whether stride, boogie-woogie, swing, bebop, or cool - jazz was central to Bernstein's compositiona...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Baber, Katherine A., 1981- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, [2019]
Series:Music in American life.
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