Postbop jazz in the 1960s : the compositions of Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, and Chick Corea /

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New York, NY :, United States, p.xx, 169 pages : (2019)

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1961-1970, Analysis, appreciation., History and criticism., Jazz


Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-164), discography (pages 157-159) , and index.Postbop -- Wayne Shorter -- Herbie Hancock -- Chick Corea -- Booker Little, Joe Henderson, and Woody Shaw -- Evolutionary perspectives.Postbop Jazz in the 1960s shows innovations in postbop composition of the 1960s at the hands of jazz composers such as Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Chick Corea, among others. The book develops analytical pathways through a number of compositions, many of them well-known jazz compositions.