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Making Jazz French

Music and Modern Life in Interwar Paris (American Encounters/Global Interactions)

by Jeffrey H. Jackson

  • 377 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • France,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Paris (France),
  • Music,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • History, European,
  • History, U.S.,
  • Europe - France,
  • Social conditions,
  • 20th century,
  • Ethnic identity,
  • French,
  • Paris,
  • Social aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9394085M
    ISBN 100822331373
    ISBN 109780822331377

      This chapter of the book helped me have not only a better historical knowledge of music and fashion in the s but also made me realize that among all the untold and not so popular stories about French fashion, there is particularly one that makes it even more special and unique, which is the influence and contribution that Jazz had on making. Book Description. The featured articles in this volume provide an overview of jazz studies writings from the s to the present day, and each text engages with issues that are central to the changing discourse of jazz in popular culture. Making jazz French: the reception of jazz music in Paris, , Jeffrey H. Jackson; Jammin' on.

    It is not true, as Collier claims in his preface, that there has been ""no full-dress history"" of jazz, the most recent contender being Frank Tirro's rather stuffy Jazz: A History (). However, if Collier is not alone, he is way out ahead, since he has covered all of jazz's major sounds and personalities while avoiding nearly every misstep made by jazz-book writers: he is neither jivey nor.   The story is still repeatedly told how the first time the French heard jazz they couldn’t fathom what kind of music it was, or how the instruments were making those unheard-of sounds. After the war, many musicians, as well as dancers and entertainers, returned, settled and delighted cabarets and club audiences in Paris’ Lower Montmartre.

    The Making of The Real Book, and other articles (Barry Kernfeld) An Artificially Intelligent Jazz Performer (Jean-Gabriel Ganascia, Geber Ramalho and Pierre-Yves .   Well, it depends- do you want a book that discusses jazz from an experiential/historical viewpoint? Or one that discusses jazz from an artistic/theoretical standpoint.


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In Making Jazz French, Jeffrey H. Jackson examines not only how and why jazz became so widely performed in Paris during the s and s but also why it was so controversial.

Drawing on memoirs, press accounts, and cultural criticism, Jackson uses the history of jazz in Paris to illuminate the challenges confounding French national identity Cited by: In Making Jazz French, Jeffrey H. Jackson examines not only how and why jazz became so widely performed in Paris during the s and s but also why it was so controversial.

Drawing on memoirs, press accounts, and cultural criticism, Jackson uses the history of jazz in Paris to illuminate the challenges confounding French national identity.

This is an excellent overview of "the making Making Jazz French book jazz." I used it when I was teaching Jazz History at Johns Hopkins Evening College years ago, and again at the Peabody Institute.

I enjoyed one of the reviews that Amazon singled out-- the positive one. The writer hit all the right notes/5(11). Making Jazz French: Music and Modern Life in Interwar Paris. By Jeffrey H. Jackson. Jeffrey H.

Jackson Jeffrey H. Jackson is Assistant Professor of History at Rhodes College. Related Book Chapters. Nina Simone Civil Jazz. Hearing the Breaks and Cuts of History Ellison, Morrison, and the Uses of Literary Jazz.

Beyond the Civil Society. Making Jazz French Quotes Showing of Making Jazz French book “Almost immediately after jazz musicians arrived in Paris, they began to gather in two of the city’s most important creative neighborhoods: Montmartre and Montparnasse, respectively the Right and Left Bank haunts of artists, intellectuals, poets, and musicians since the late nineteenth by: Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition.

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This exceptional book may be out of print and that is sad for it is one of the best single narratives of the history of jazz. James Lincoln Collier is an excellent writer and an thorough researcher.

There are two things than stand out in this book/5. Features Best Jazz Books: 20 Essential Reads For Newcomers And Old-Timers. Far from an exhaustive list of the best jazz books of all time, these are 20 essential title for newcomers and long-term.

French concert music and jazz often enjoyed a special creative exchange across the period – French modernist composers were particularly receptive to early African-American jazz during the interwar years, and American jazz musicians, especially those concerned with modal jazz in the s and early s, exhibited a distinct affinity with French musical : Deborah Mawer.

Chapter 4 continues as both an effective listening and film-viewing guide, as it traces the rise of jazz in French film music and the persistence of primitivist undertones, noting that in all but one of a long list of films, 'jazz is associated with transgression, hedonism and moral ambivalence, these associations borrowed wholesale from.

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History. Following World War I, a number of American expatriates settled in Paris and began to build up a jazz scene. France did not suffer from racial discrimination as much as the US, so a mixture of musical styles from different cultures began to emerge. As with Brazil, the French were at first concerned it was too American of an influence before "making it their own."Awards: Victoires de la Musique - Prix Constantin.

“After Django is a vital contribution to the ongoing expanded scholarly account of jazz in its global dimension, written by an author who knows his stuff inside and out, and has consistently illuminating points to make about the Francophone scene that are transferable to a broader perspective on jazz as such, re-configuring many basic assumptions.

After Django: Making Jazz in Postwar France. By Tom Perchard University of Michigan Press, pp, £ and £ ISBNand (e-book). Jazz is a music genre that originated in the African-American communities of New Orleans, United States.

It originated in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, and developed from roots in blues and ragtime. Jazz is seen by many as "America's classical music".

Since the s Jazz Age, jazz has become recognized as a major form of musical then emerged in the form of independent Cultural origins: Late 19th century, Southern United States.

"Making Jazz French is a well-written introduction to the subject." --Jon Cowans, French Politics, Culture and Society "Making Jazz French is a valuable exploration of the cultural history of modern France, one that should especially inspire those interested in global perspectives on French history and culture." --Tyler Stovall, The Historian.

In his book he claimed that jazz had simply been misunderstood and he scattered biblical passages and political quotes throughout to make it sound convincing. It’s not swing, it’s jazz Music experts pointed out that the jazz musicians of the time were all French (the American musicians had left at the start of the war) and they made.

In "Making Jazz French", Jeffrey H Jackson examines not only how and why jazz became so widely performed in Paris in the s and s but also why it was so controversial. Drawing on memoirs, press accounts, and cultural criticism, Jackson uses the history of jazz in Paris to illuminate the challenges confounding French national identity.

This article explores how people in Paris reacted to jazz in the late s and early s. When jazz arrived in Paris, it sparked controversy because of its foreign origins.

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