TITLE

An Aesthetic of Jazz

AUTHOR(S)
Becker, Howard S.
PUB. DATE
April 1956
SOURCE
New Republic;4/16/56, Vol. 134 Issue 16, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "Jazz: Its Evolution and Essence," by André Hodeir, translated by David Noakes.
ACCESSION #
14433126

 

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