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Oxford Lectures on Poetry By Bert Leston Taylor
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Andrew Cecil Bradley (26 March 1851 – 2 September 1935) was... More > an English literary scholar, best remembered for his work on Shakespeare.Bradley was born at Park Hill, Clapham, Surrey. He was the youngest of the twenty-one children born to the preacher Charles Bradley (1789–1871) and his second wife Emma Linton. Among his siblings was the philosopher Francis Herbert Bradley. Bradley studied at Balliol College, Oxford. He obtained a Balliol Fellowship in 1874 and lectured first in English and subsequently in philosophy until 1881. He then took a permanent position at the University of Liverpool where he lectured on literature. In 1889 he moved to Glasgow as Regius Professor. In 1901 he was elected to the Oxford professorship of poetry. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A._C._Bradley< Less
Herbie Nichols: A Jazzist's Life (Trade Edition) By Mark Miller
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Herbie Nichols wanted to be a Prokofiev, but when classical training proved beyond his means as a young pianist in Harlem, he decided instead to become an Ellington. In truth, he became a Nichols... More > — by his own description a “jazzist” and by any other name a singular figure on the New York jazz scene of the 1950s. He composed and all too infrequently recorded music whose originality, modernity and humour — set him apart from his contemporaries. Increasingly celebrated in the years since his death, Nichols is now honoured with this sympathetic and engaging biography.< Less
Burning Ambulance 5 By Philip Freeman
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Winter 2011 issue of a periodic journal of arts and culture. Includes interviews with Michael Gira of Swans, saxophonist Marcus Strickland, trumpeter Jeremy Pelt, Greg Tate and Jared Michael... More > Nickerson of Burnt Sugar; a round-table discussion of North American black metal; and essays on improvising guitarist Morgan Craft, pianist Cecil Taylor, the nature of time in music, and the movie Two-Lane Blacktop.< Less
Burning Ambulance 5 By Philip Freeman
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Winter 2011 issue of a periodic journal of arts and culture. Includes interviews with Michael Gira of Swans, saxophonist Marcus Strickland, trumpeter Jeremy Pelt, Greg Tate and Jared Michael... More > Nickerson of Burnt Sugar; a round-table discussion of North American black metal; and essays on improvising guitarist Morgan Craft, pianist Cecil Taylor, the nature of time in music, and the movie Two-Lane Blacktop.< Less
The Best of Jazz By Knowledge
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A rhyming tribute to the greatest jazz artists: Bud Powell, Charlie Parker, Lester Young, Earl HInes, Art Tatum, Benny Goodman, Cecil Taylor, Sonny Rollins, Dickie Wells, Fats Waller, Miles Davis,... More > Dizzie Gillespie. Chet Baker, Stan Getz and Ornette Coleman< Less
The Best of Jazz By Knowledge
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A rhyming tribute to the greatest jazz artists: Bud Powell, Charlie Parker, Lester Young, Earl HInes, Art Tatum, Benny Goodman, Cecil Taylor, Sonny Rollins, Dickie Wells, Fats Waller, Miles Davis,... More > Dizzie Gillespie. Chet Baker, Stan Getz and Ornette Coleman< Less
Occasional Jazz Conjectures By DuRoche Tim
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Occasional Jazz Conjectures is an exploration of jazz's edges and center - idiosyncratic reflections on the intersections of arts and culture; scenic detours connecting the dots between jazz and a... More > broader landscape of mid-century politics and modernism, social history, visual culture, popular entertainment, and the avant-garde. Tim DuRoche's Conjectures are a bumper-car ride through jazz and the 20th century - careening from Bix Beiderbecke and Hart Crane to FT Marinetti, Frankie Laine and Henry Adams, Cecil Taylor and bebop, Abstract Expressionism, Cold War culture and the Beat era to meditations on the heroic impulse, love, death, revolution, and poetry.< Less
Occasional Jazz Conjectures By DuRoche Tim
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Occasional Jazz Conjectures is an exploration of jazz's edges and center - idiosyncratic reflections on the intersections of arts and culture; scenic detours connecting the dots between jazz and a... More > broader landscape of mid-century politics and modernism, social history, visual culture, popular entertainment, and the avant-garde. Tim DuRoche's Conjectures are a bumper-car ride through jazz and the 20th century - careening from Bix Beiderbecke and Hart Crane to FT Marinetti, Frankie Laine and Henry Adams, Cecil Taylor and bebop, Abstract Expressionism, Cold War culture and the Beat era to meditations on the heroic impulse, love, death, revolution, and poetry.< Less
Occasional Jazz Conjectures By DuRoche Tim
eBook (PDF): $4.99
Occasional Jazz Conjectures is an exploration of jazz's edges and center - idiosyncratic reflections on the intersections of arts and culture; scenic detours connecting the dots between jazz and a... More > broader landscape of mid-century politics and modernism, social history, visual culture, popular entertainment, and the avant-garde. Tim DuRoche's Conjectures are a bumper-car ride through jazz and the 20th century - careening from Bix Beiderbecke and Hart Crane to FT Marinetti, Frankie Laine and Henry Adams, Cecil Taylor and bebop, Abstract Expressionism, Cold War culture and the Beat era to meditations on the heroic impulse, love, death, revolution, and poetry.< Less
Occasional Jazz Conjectures By DuRoche Tim
eBook (PDF): $4.99
Occasional Jazz Conjectures is an exploration of jazz's edges and center - idiosyncratic reflections on the intersections of arts and culture; scenic detours connecting the dots between jazz and a... More > broader landscape of mid-century politics and modernism, social history, visual culture, popular entertainment, and the avant-garde. Tim DuRoche's Conjectures are a bumper-car ride through jazz and the 20th century - careening from Bix Beiderbecke and Hart Crane to FT Marinetti, Frankie Laine and Henry Adams, Cecil Taylor and bebop, Abstract Expressionism, Cold War culture and the Beat era to meditations on the heroic impulse, love, death, revolution, and poetry.< Less