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The Resource Jazz : the Australian accent, John Shand ; with photographs by Jane March

Jazz : the Australian accent, John Shand ; with photographs by Jane March

Label
Jazz : the Australian accent
Title
Jazz
Title remainder
the Australian accent
Statement of responsibility
John Shand ; with photographs by Jane March
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the unique developments in Australian jazz over the last twenty years. Through interviews, anecdotes, analysis, and a companion CD, leading music journalist John Shand provides a fascinating insight into the innovative, cutting-edge scene that is Australian jazz. He argues that the jazz has become a defining force in our cultural landscape and that it is as lively and innovative as any overseas. -- Publisher details
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shand, John
Dewey number
781.65
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
March, Jane
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
Target audience
general
Label
Jazz : the Australian accent, John Shand ; with photographs by Jane March
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 CD (12 cm.).
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 214
Contents
Contents: Introduction: Splendid isolation -- Improvisation: Shades and variations; Kiwi Invasion -- The Godfathers! = Bernie McGann: Maverick, John Poch⥥: 10-gallon heart, Mike Nock: Player on the world stage, Allan Browne: Time traveller, Phil Treloar: Magus; A Big Hand -- The Firebrands! = Mark Simmonds: Volcano, The Necks: Hipnotists, Chris Abrahams, Tony Buck, Lloyd Swanton; Missing Women -- The Pioneers of Now! = Scott Tinkler: Blast from the future, Julien Wilson Trio: Open weave - Julien Wilson, Stephen Magnusson, Stephen Grant -- Band of Five Names/Phil Slater Quartet: The cutting edge - Matt McMaho, n Simon Barker, Phil Slater -- James Muller: Guitar-slinger -- Afterthoughts! = Spreading the word; Future Stars
Control code
000043028718
Dimensions
24 cm +
Extent
ix, 228 p.
Isbn
9781921410147
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ports
System details
System requirements for accompanying disk: any PC
Label
Jazz : the Australian accent, John Shand ; with photographs by Jane March
Publication
Note
Includes index
Accompanying material
1 CD (12 cm.).
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 214
Contents
Contents: Introduction: Splendid isolation -- Improvisation: Shades and variations; Kiwi Invasion -- The Godfathers! = Bernie McGann: Maverick, John Poch⥥: 10-gallon heart, Mike Nock: Player on the world stage, Allan Browne: Time traveller, Phil Treloar: Magus; A Big Hand -- The Firebrands! = Mark Simmonds: Volcano, The Necks: Hipnotists, Chris Abrahams, Tony Buck, Lloyd Swanton; Missing Women -- The Pioneers of Now! = Scott Tinkler: Blast from the future, Julien Wilson Trio: Open weave - Julien Wilson, Stephen Magnusson, Stephen Grant -- Band of Five Names/Phil Slater Quartet: The cutting edge - Matt McMaho, n Simon Barker, Phil Slater -- James Muller: Guitar-slinger -- Afterthoughts! = Spreading the word; Future Stars
Control code
000043028718
Dimensions
24 cm +
Extent
ix, 228 p.
Isbn
9781921410147
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ports
System details
System requirements for accompanying disk: any PC

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