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Penguin Guide to Jazz

Penguin Books

Penguin Guide to Jazz

by Penguin Books

  • 42 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Penguin USA Electronic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • Software - Performing Arts - CDROM / PC

  • The Physical Object
    FormatAudio CD
    Number of Pages1
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12230293M
    ISBN 10157395053X
    ISBN 109781573950534

    The Penguin guide to jazz on CD User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Penguin has a long history of producing music reference paperbacks, many of which are updated annually. This guide maintains the format of the original, incorporating thousands of new albums Read full review. Get this from a library! The Penguin guide to jazz on CD. [Richard Cook; Brian Morton] -- Reviews jazz recordings and includes biographical details and lineups.

    But Jazz is more than mere biography. The history of the music echoes the history of twentieth-century America. Jazz provided the background for the giddy era that F. Scott Fitzgerald called the Jazz Age. The irresistible pulse of big-band swing lifted the spirits and boosted American morale during the Great Depression and World War II. The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is now firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful - often wittily trenchant - criticism. For this completely revised ninth edition, Richard Cook and Brian Morton have reassessed each artist's entry, and updated the text to.

      Book Summary: The title of this book is The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings and it was written by R. M. Cook, Brian Morton. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Penguin Books and has a total of pages in the : Paperback. The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful - often wittily trenchant - criticism. This is something rather different: Brian Morton (who taught American history at UEA) has picked out the best recordings that all jazz fans should have and shows how they tell the.


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the penguin guide to jazz recordings by brian morton & richard cook is in my book just great. (excuse the pun) i have been an old time traditional jazz lover since i was 4 years old in when first introduced to the pleasures of old jazz music. even though i am a jazz and blues historian books like this one are invaluable as a great quick Cited by: 1.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Penguin Guide to Jazz: Core Collection List. The following is a table of all of the albums that have been listed in various editions of The Penguin Guide to Jazz as belonging to a Core Collection. This designation was invented in the 7th edition ().

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About The Penguin Jazz Guide. Richard Cook and Brian Morton’s Penguin Jazz Guide: The History of the Music in Best Albums is an indispensible guide to the recordings that every fan should know. Richard Cook and Brian Morton’s Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is firmly established as the world’s leading guide to the music.

THE PENGUIN GUIDE TO JAZZ RECORDINGS by Richard Cook and Brian Morton is a treasure trove of valuable information about every important jazz recordings and vinyl & CD release ever made, and incidentally this ninth edition I was able to take out on loan from a statewide library loan system (MeLCat) is the best version of this book that Ive read /5.

The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is now firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful – often wittily trenchant – criticism. For this completely revised ninth edition, Richard Cook and Brian Morton have reassessed each artist's entry, and updated the text to incorporate thousands of additional CDs/5(55).

Penguin Guide to Jazz: Crown Albums List. The following is a table of all of the albums that have been given a crown (or coronet) designation in the various editions of The Penguin Guide to Jazz by Richard Cook & Brian Morton.

The first two editions (, ) included LPs and cassettes; all subsequent volumes (, ) have been limited to CD. Buy a cheap copy of The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD (Penguin book by Richard Cook. The leading guide to recorded jazz, now extensively revised Music fans have been turning to this established reference through seven editions as a source of Free shipping over $/5(5).

One later edition called The Penguin Jazz Guide, which I haven’t seen myself, is said to have gone wrong in a number of ways. The Penguin Guide as such may be regarded indispensable even for vinyl lovers, although the inclusion of vinyl had been abandoned when this edition was printed.

The Penguin Guide To Jazz Recordings Richard Cook and Brian Morton Softcover; pages ISBN: Penguin Now in its eighth edition, fourteen years since it first appeared, Richard Cook and Brian Morton's The Penguin Guide To Jazz Recordings is not going to spring any great surprises on us.

It doesn't need to; it has a tried and trusted formula that works. The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD, Seventh Edition Richard Cook and Brian Morton ISBN: Penguin Books It's almost too easy to criticize The Penguin Guide to Jazz, Seventh Edition, Richard Cook and Brian Morton's latest edition in their ongoing series of books listing thousands upon thousands of currently available jazz can easily quibble about the.

The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful - often wittily trenchant - criticism. This is something rather different: Brian Morton (who taught American history at UEA) has picked out the best recordings that all jazz fans should have and shows/5.

Book Summary: The title of this book is The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings and it was written by Richard Cook, Brian Morton. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Penguin Books and has a total of pages in the : Paperback.

The History of the Music in the Best Albums. Author: Brian Morton,Richard Cook; Publisher: Penguin UK ISBN: Category: Music Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful - often wittily trenchant - criticism.

The Penguin Guide to Jazz Chronological order - The Penguin Guide to Jazz The Penguin Guide to Jazz. Travel Movies Books Food Other. Sign In Trending New Popular type to search. Sign In. Make a List Browse Lists Search Lists Leaders Help / Contact Suggest Feature Newsletter. The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is now firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful often wittily trenchant criticism.

For this completely revised ninth edition, Richard Cook and Brian Morton have reassessed each artist's entry, and updated the text to incorporate thousands of additional CDs/5(39).

It will be interesting to [re]read "Penguin Guide to Jazz" since Cook's opinion will be balanced out by Brian Morton's. Hopefully. It's a shame that the book has apparently been discontinued, with no more "proper" editions (I'm discounting the 10th edition based on what I've read about it).

The Penguin Guide to Jazz Chronological order - The Penguin Guide to Jazz The Penguin Guide to Jazz. Travel Movies Books Food Other. Sign In Trending New Popular Maxine Sullivan / Bob Wilber ‎– Close as Pages in a Book Art Ensemble of Chicago - A Jackson in Your House Gunter Hampel ‎– the 8th of July The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD is one of the most comprehensive critical guides to jazz recordings available.

For this revised and updated edition, some 2, listings have been added. Each entry is rated by leading critics Richard Cook and Brian Morton and includes musical and biographical details, full line-ups, and information on recording.

Published inthe previous edition of the guide (then called The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings) clocked in at a whopping 1,plus pages. With something in the region of 14, CDs reviewed, this was clearly not a tome that was going to make it onto anyone's holiday reading list.

Richard Cook and Brian Morton's Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is firmly established as the world's leading guide to the music. In this book, Brian Morton has picked out essential recordings from their acclaimed guide, adding new information, revising and reassessing each entry, and showing how these key pieces tell the history of the Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.Get this from a library!

The Penguin guide to jazz on CD. [Richard Cook; Brian Morton] -- "The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD is now firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful - often wittily trenchant .