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Author Perchard, Tom, 1976- author.

Title After Django : making jazz in postwar France / Tom Perchard.

Publication Info. Ann Arbor [Michigan] : University of Michigan Press, [2015]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.6509 PER    Available
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Description viii, 297 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Jazz perspectives
Jazz perspectives (Ann Arbor, Mich.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Histories of jazz in France -- Hugues Panassie's supernatural swing : criticism, politics and the iconic jazz recording -- Jazz between art and entertainment : Andre Hodeir and Thelonious Monk -- Cool going cold : Miles Davis and Ascenseur pour l'echafaud -- Barney Wilen : phantoms and freedom -- Looking for something we don't yet know : towards a French jazz -- A good jazzman is a dead jazzman.
Subject Jazz -- France -- 1941-1950 -- History and criticism.
Jazz -- France -- 1951-1960 -- History and criticism.
Jazz -- France -- 1961-1970 -- History and criticism.
Added Title Making jazz in postwar France
ISBN 9780472072422 (hardcover ; alk. paper)
9780472052424 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0472072420 (hardcover alkaline paper)
047205242X (paperback alkaline paper)
Standard No. 40024676913

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