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A new edition of the classic text on African American music.
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An illuminating portrait of a man whose innovative works profoundly influenced the course of twentieth-century American classical music.More
Jazz is a democratic music in the best sense of the word, for it is the collective achievement of a people.More
A brilliant, wide-ranging book on how the seminal album revolutionized music and culture in the twentieth century.More