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Jazzism
Jazzism
By iUniverse, Inc.
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ean: 9780595292011, isbn: 0595292011,

Jazzism is another name for Neoliberal Arts. Neoliberal Arts is about the interpretation and critique of all branches of learning. Neoliberal Arts means new Liberal Arts....


Live at The Cellar: Vancouver's Iconic Jazz Club and the Canadian Co-operative Jazz Scene in the 1950s and '60s
Live at The Cellar: Vancouver's Iconic Jazz Club and the Canadian Co-operative Jazz Scene in the 1950s and '60s
By UBC Press
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ean: 9780774837699, isbn: 0774837691,

In the 1950s and '60s, cooperative jazz clubs opened in response to new forms of jazz expression emerging after the war and a lack of performance spaces outside major urban centres. Operated by the musicians themselves, these hip new clubs created sp...


Tap Dancing at a Glance
Tap Dancing at a Glance
By Macha Press
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ean: 9781473331037, isbn: 147333103X,

You can learn tap dancing easily! This fantastic book's thirty-nine lessons will guide you to mastering the steps you've seen on stage. Each lesson is illustrated through the use of posed photographs and includes rhythm notation to aid your practice....


Zuckerfreie Ernährung Zuckersucht beenden und schnell abnehmen (German Edition)
Zuckerfreie Ernährung Zuckersucht beenden und schnell abnehmen (German Edition)
By Independently published
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ean: 9781549820038, isbn: 1549820036,

AKTION: Nur noch für kurze Zeit! Das neueste zuckerfreie Ernährungs-Programm inklusive leckere Rezepte für einen langfristigen Abnehm-Erfolg Du möchtest schnell und gesund abnehmen?Du möchtest einen langfristigen Erfolg ohne Jojo-Effekt?Du möc...


Jazz Dance Training
Jazz Dance Training
By Meyer & Meyer Sport
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ean: 9783891244999, isbn: 3891244991,

Aimed at the interested amateur and professional as well as at workshop leaders, teachers and dancers, this book documents dance creation and jazz dance training according to the method of the renowned Swiss choreographer, Alain Bernard. It contains ...


That Toddlin' Town: Chicago's White Dance Bands and Orchestras, 1900-1950 (Music in American Life)
That Toddlin' Town: Chicago's White Dance Bands and Orchestras, 1900-1950 (Music in American Life)
By University of Illinois Press
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mpn: 31 illustrations, ean: 9780252029547, isbn: 0252029542,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
That Toddlin' Town looks at the history of the white dance bands, theater orchestras, radio studio ensembles, and nightclub bands.Charles Sengstock examines these bands not only in terms of the music they played but also in the context of the venues ...


Luck's In My Corner: The Life and Music of Hot Lips Page
Luck's In My Corner: The Life and Music of Hot Lips Page
By Routledge
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ean: 9780415990776, isbn: 0415990777,

Luck’s in My Corner is a comprehensive biography of one of the most compelling jazz musicians of the Swing Era, Oran "Hot Lips’ Page. Page was the greatest of the Kansas City trumpeters, whose crackling, growling solos made him the go-t...


Jazz Dance Today Essentials: The $6 Dance Series
Jazz Dance Today Essentials: The $6 Dance Series
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781505563474, isbn: 150556347X,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Jazz Dance Essentials is the most authoritative book on this art form. Written by two of America's most renowned university teachers. Doctor Lorraine Person Kriegel and Doctor Kim Chandler Vaccaro have been performers, choreographers, artistic direct...


Saved by the Blues: 36 Stories of Transformation through Blues Music and Dancing
Saved by the Blues: 36 Stories of Transformation through Blues Music and Dancing
By Duende Press
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ean: 9780991525430, isbn: 0991525434,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
What do you do when you get the blues? After reading this book, you’re going to want to dance. Blues music is known as the soundtrack of heartaches and hardships, but the practice of singing, playing, or listening to the blues has always been used ...


Class Act
Class Act
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231123655, isbn: 0231123655,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 38 reviews
Cholly Atkins's career has spanned an extraordinary era of American dance. He began performing during Prohibition and continued his apprenticeship in vaudeville, in nightclubs, and in the army during World War II. With his partner, Honi Coles, Cholly...


The Fosse Style
The Fosse Style
By University Press of Florida
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ean: 9780813031538, isbn: 0813031532,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
Even people with the barest interest in Broadway can recognize the unique, angular, sensual style of Bob Fosse. With its small gestures and isolated movements, it is frequently copied--and often misinterpreted.   For there is far more to it than bow...


Jump into Jazz: A Primer for the Beginning Jazz Dance Student
Jump into Jazz: A Primer for the Beginning Jazz Dance Student
By Brand: Mayfield Pub Co
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ean: 9781559345491, isbn: 1559345497,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
November 1996 Jump into Jazz: A Primer for the Beginning Jazz Dance Student...


Frank Hatchett's Jazz Dance
Frank Hatchett's Jazz Dance
By Human Kinetics
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ean: 9780736000253, isbn: 0736000259,

A unique blend of energy, expressiveness, individual interpretation, and physical conditioning, VOP is the hot style of jazz dance that's captivating dancers and audiences alike. Frank Hatchett—one of the most well-known, influential teachers and c...


Comments on Jazz Dance, 1996-2014
Comments on Jazz Dance, 1996-2014
By Bob Boross
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780692477892, isbn: 0692477896,

Bob Boross is known internationally for his artistic excellence in jazz, tap, and musical theatre dance. With Comments on Jazz Dance, Bob has compiled his writings into one volume, covering luminaries like Jack Cole, Bob Fosse, Matt Mattox, Frank Hat...


Experiments in a Jazz Aesthetic: Art, Activism, Academia, and the Austin Project (Louann Atkins Temple Women & Culture)
Experiments in a Jazz Aesthetic: Art, Activism, Academia, and the Austin Project (Louann Atkins Temple Women & Culture)
By University of Texas Press
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ean: 9780292722873, isbn: 0292722877,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
In Austin, Texas, in 2002, a group of artists, activists, and academics led by performance studies scholar Omi Osun Joni L. Jones formed the Austin Project (tAP), which meets annually in order to provide a space for women of color and their allies to...


Second Skin: Josephine Baker & the Modern Surface
Second Skin: Josephine Baker & the Modern Surface
By Brand: Oxford University Press, USA
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mpn: 25 illustrations, ean: 9780199988167, isbn: 0199988161,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
Through the figure of Josephine Baker, Second Skin tells the story of an unexpected yet enduring intimacy between the invention of a modernist style and the theatricalization of black skin at the turn of the twentieth century. Stepping outside of the...


Anti-Music: Jazz and Racial Blackness in German Thought between the Wars (SUNY series, Philosophy and Race)
Anti-Music: Jazz and Racial Blackness in German Thought between the Wars (SUNY series, Philosophy and Race)
By SUNY Press
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ean: 9781438469874, isbn: 143846987X,

Examines how African American jazz music was received in Germany both as a racial and cultural threat and as a partner in promoting the rise of Nazi totalitarian cultural politics....


Seven Guitars
Seven Guitars
By Plume
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ean: 9780452276925, isbn: 0452276926,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Fences and The Piano LessonWinner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best PlayIt is the spring of 1948. In the still cool evenings of Pittsburgh's Hill district, familiar sounds fill the air. A rooster cro...


Frankie Manning: Ambassador of Lindy Hop
Frankie Manning: Ambassador of Lindy Hop
By Temple University Press
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mpn: 43171-560247, ean: 9781592135646, isbn: 1592135641,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
In the early days of swing dancing, Frankie Manning stood out for his moves and his innovative routines. This is his autobiography, recalling how his first years of dancing as a teenager at Harlem's Savoy Ballroom led to his becoming chief choreograp...


The Jazz Image: Masters of Jazz Photography
The Jazz Image: Masters of Jazz Photography
By Harry N Abrams
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ean: 9780810957497, isbn: 0810957493,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 36 reviews
The great improvisational American jazz musicians of the mid-20th century inspired a generation of photographers to develop a looser, moodier style of visual expression. That evocative approach is on striking display in The Jazz Image. Covering six d...



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