This completely updated and expanded edition of 'The Rough Guide to Jazz' is the essential one-volume guide to the music. Ian Carr, Digby Fairweather and Brian Priestly are practicing musicians and renowned jazz authorities, and they bring their insiders' knowledge to a guide that features - more than 2000 critical biographies, covering the spectrum from such legends as King Oliver, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and John Coltrane to rising stars like Esborn Svensson and Matthew Shipp; reviews of more than 3000 albums, on both CD and vinyl, selecting the top recordings for every key artist; classic photos from the best jazz photographers, including Herman Leonard, Jak Kilby, Raffaella Cavalieri, William Gottlieb and David Redfern.Leroy Jones Trumpet. b. ... In 1980 he moved back to Montreal and joined bassist Charlie Biddle in his jazz tno at his own club, Biddlea#39;sjazz and Ribs. ... 30 Aug 1 985. J ones worked extensively in his home town (hence the nickname, bestowed to distinguish him from the other drumming Jo Jones) before touring withanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rough Guide to Jazz|
|Author||:||Ian Carr, Digby Fairweather, Brian Priestley|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides - 2004|