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Leonard Bernstein and the Language of Jazz

  • Author: Baber, Katherine
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  • CoverTitleCopyrightContentsAcknowledgmentsIntroduction
  • 1. Bernstein's Philosophy and the Language of Jazz
  • 2. Trading Fours: Bernstein, Copland, Gershwin, and Jazz
  • 3. A Jazz-Shaped America: Swing Styles in Fancy Free and On the Town
  • 4. Jazz as a Rhetoric of Conflict in Symphony no. 2: The Age of Anxiety
  • 5. West Side Story, Modern Jazz, and Musical Commitment
  • 6. "Red, White and Blues": Bernstein's Blues and the American SoulConclusionNotesBibliographyIndex