9780415970686-0415970687-Blues: The Basics

Blues: The Basics

ISBN-13: 9780415970686
ISBN-10: 0415970687
Edition: 1
Author: Weissman, Dick
Publication date: 2004
Publisher: Routledge
Format: Paperback 216 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780415970686
ISBN-10: 0415970687
Edition: 1
Author: Weissman, Dick
Publication date: 2004
Publisher: Routledge
Format: Paperback 216 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Weissman, Dick wrote Blues: The Basics comprising 216 pages back in 2004. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0415970687 and 9780415970686. Since then Blues: The Basics textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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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 Rainey, Bessie Smith, Robert Johnson and Blind Lemon Jefferson
  • key recordings

Complete with timelines and suggestions for further investigation, this fascinating overview is ideal for students and interested listeners.

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