Reviews

Jazzology: The Encyclopedia of Jazz Theory for All Musicians

Although it is only one of many jazz theory books on my shelf, I find that this book sticks out for its breadth and applicability to performing and arranging in the jazz idiom....

Jazz : A Film By Ken Burns (2001)

The old saying goes that one should never talk about religion or politics in polite company. After reading several reviews about this series on this page, I wonder if jazz should...

The History of Jazz | Ted Gioia

Anyone purportedly writing a “History of Jazz” faces a daunting task: A complex history of interwoven musical strands, the linkages and evolutions (sometimes skipping...

Rocío Guitard | JazzDance

Guitard’s latest album ‘Jazz Dance’ is a culinary explosion of vocal delights arranged and performed by someone who has not only studied music theory, but has...