Following the same format as the acclaimed first volume, this selection of the best 250 modern jazz records and CDs places each in its musical context and reviews it in depth. Additionally, full details of personnel, recording dates, and locations are given. Indexes of album titles, track titles, and musicians are included.Max Harrison, Charles Fox, Eric Thacker, Stuart Nicholson ... (fHep [E] CDI) of 1945-6 and it was a little later, in the 1950s, that serious use of this instrument, and indeed of the oboe, started in jazz. ... The point was a thoroughgoing exploitation of flutes, oboe and english horn as the chief means of solo expression instead ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Essential Jazz Records: Modernism to postmodernism|
|Author||:||Max Harrison, Charles Fox, Eric Thacker, Stuart Nicholson|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2000|