Four decades of Jazz and Blues 1910-1950 A2 AQA Student Guide
This in-depth guide provides a comprehensive overview of the period and the different musical features of relevant jazz eras, as well as detailed notes on a wide range of pieces.
- Analyses of 16 carefully selected jazz pieces from key musicians provide a variety of examples to refer to in the exam
- Detailed exploration of style, structure and musical features ensures in-depth understanding of each piece
- Listening diary and further reading and listening suggestions encourage independent learning
- Practice questions, essay tips and an annotated sample answer prepare students to apply their knowledge in the exam