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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 12 new and published books in the subject of Blues — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Experiencing Jazz

    Online Access to Music Token, 2nd Edition

    By Richard J. Lawn

    This token provides access to the companion website and streaming audio anthology for Richard J. Lawn's Experiencing Jazz. Course components The complete course comprises the textbook and Online Access to Music token, which are available to purchase separately. The textbook and Online Access to...

    Published October 24th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Experiencing Jazz

    Book Only, 2nd Edition

    By Richard J. Lawn

    Experiencing Jazz, Second Edition, is an integrated textbook with online resources for jazz appreciation and history courses. Through readings, illustrations, timelines, listening guides, and a streaming audio library, it immerses the reader in a journey through the history of jazz, while placing...

    Published June 21st 2013 by Routledge

  3. Experiencing Jazz, Second Edition

    Book and Online Access to Music Pack

    By Richard J. Lawn

    Experiencing Jazz, Second Edition, is an integrated textbook with online resources for jazz appreciation and history courses. Through readings, illustrations, timelines, listening guides, and a streaming audio library, it immerses the reader in a journey through the history of jazz, while placing...

    Published February 19th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Rock History Reader

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Theo Cateforis

    The Rock History Reader is an eclectic compilation of readings that tells the history of rock as it has been received and explained as a social and musical practice throughout its six decade history. The readings range from the vivid autobiographical accounts of such rock icons as Ronnie Spector...

    Published September 17th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Blues, Funk, Rhythm and Blues, Soul, Hip Hop, and Rap

    A Research and Information Guide

    By Eddie S. Meadows

    Series: Routledge Music Bibliographies

    Despite the influence of African American music and study as a worldwide phenomenon, no comprehensive and fully annotated reference tool currently exists that covers the wide range of genres. This much needed bibliography fills an important gap in this research area and will prove an...

    Published June 10th 2010 by Routledge

  6. A Blues Bibliography

    2nd Edition

    By Robert Ford

    A Blues Bibliography, Second Edition is a revised and enlarged version of the definitive blues bibliography first published in 1999. Material previously omitted from the first edition has now been included, and the bibliography has been expanded to include works published since then. In addition to...

    Published June 25th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles

    By Larry Sandberg

    Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles is an introduction to fingerstyle acoustic blues guitar, the style made popular by Robert Johnson, Bill Broonzy, and Mance Lipscomb. Following the success of the popular Acoustic Guitar Styles, Larry Sandberg’s Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles is an instructional book...

    Published November 28th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Broadcasting the Blues

    Black Blues in the Segregation Era

    By Paul Oliver

    Broadcasting the Blues: Black Blues in the Segregation Era is based on Paul Oliver's award-winning radio broadcasts from the BBC that were created over several decades. It traces the social history of the blues in America, from its birth in the rural South through the heyday of sound recordings....

    Published October 12th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Blues: The Basics

    By Dick Weissman

    Series: The Basics

    Blues: The Basics offers a concise introduction to a century of the blues. Organized chronologically, it focuses on the major eras in the growth and development of this popular musical style. Material includes: a definition of the blues and the major genres within it key artists such as Ma...

    Published October 26th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Josh White

    Society Blues

    By Elijah Wald

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 28th 2002 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Issues in African American Music
    Edited by Mellonee Burnim, Portia K. Maultsby
    To Be Published August 30th 2015

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