Jazz, Blues & Swing: Six Decades of Music in South Africa

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New Africa Books, 2007 - Jazz musicians - 168 pages
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Spanning some 55 years of music-making, this collection of photographs documents the musicians and singers who have created the rich heritage of South African jazz.
 

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Brilliant both editorially and in terms of the photographs which form the heart of the book. Gwen Ansell's contribution "Of Roots and Rhythms" captures the development of the music within the particular context of apartheid and post-apartheid South Africa. Read full review

Contents

Foreword
8
The Vision and Voice HOTEP IDRIS GALETA
31
The Umbilical ChordDON ALBERT
45
Durban DaysDARIUS BRUBECK
78
Portfolio of Artists
144
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