Following the same format as the acclaimed first volume, this selection of the best 250 modern jazz records and CDs places each in its musical context and reviews it in depth. Additionally, full details of personnel, recording dates, and locations are given. Indexes of album titles, track titles, and musicians are included.The guitarist is, in fact, the nominal leader of the 1953 ensemble. Four pianists with four affecting styles are involved. The standard of bass/drums support reflects the leadersa#39; choice of distinguished men. The playing of Getz, in his mid- 20s, hasanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Essential Jazz Records: Modernism to postmodernism|
|Author||:||Max Harrison, Charles Fox, Eric Thacker, Stuart Nicholson|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2000|