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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
Track List:
  • Jelly Roll Blues
  • West End Blues
  • Mood Indigo
  • The Creole Love Call
  • Black and Tan Fantasy
  • One O’Clock Jump
  • Tiger Rag
  • At the Dark Town Strutters’ Ball
  • The Glory of Love
  • American Patrol
  • An American in Paris
  • Ragtime for Eleven Instruments
  • Jumpin’ at the Woodside
  • Stompin’ at the Savoy
  • Ko-Ko
  • Rhapsody in Blue