jazz scene

by F. Newton

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Statementby F. Newton.
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The jazz scene. [E J Hobsbawm; Francis Newton] -- From one of England's leading historians, a classic work on jazz history. Eric Hobsbawm has turned his keen eye and sharp wit to this uniquely American form of music to give the reader a completely.

The jazz scene User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Written by noted historian Hobsbawm early in his career, this book was originally published in Britain in At the time it was an excellent complement to Marshall Stearn's standard, The Story of Read full review.

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As Eric Hobsbawm explains, he first published the book in under the pseudonym Francis Newton, as a tribute to the swing trumpeter Frankie Newton and in an unsuccessful attempt to divorce his jazz writing from his considerable reputation as a historian. New Orleans, Louisiana, around the turn of the 20th century was a melting pot of cultures.

A major port city, people from all over the world come together there, and as a result, musicians are exposed to a variety of music. European classical music, American blues, and South American songs and rhythms came together to form what became known as.

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