[a Complete Guide to Learning and Loving Jazz]Audiobook CD - 2003
"Jazz 101 is a fascinating entree into the world of jazz, for the beginner, novice, or jazz enthusiast. Szwed takes listeners on a tour of the varied and nonlinear history of jazz, exploring how it developed from an ethnic music to become America's most popular music and then part of the avant-garde in less than fifty years. Szwed's complete overview includes the major types of jazz and significant jazz musicians of the twentieth century; the roots of jazz, including its European and African influences; and recommended listening"--Container.
Publisher: Ashland, OR : Blackstone Audiobooks, p2003
Characteristics: 7 sound discs (ca. 8 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Alternative Title: Jazz one hundred one