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Coltrane

Coltrane

ISBN
9780571359813
Published
05/03/2020
9780571359813
Format
Paperback
Price
£8.99
Paperback
272

About the Book

A new edition as part of the Faber Greatest Hits – books that have taken writing about music in new and exciting directions for the twenty-first century.

No other jazz musician has proved so inspirational and so fascinating as John Coltrane. Ben Ratliff, jazz critic for the New York Times, has written the first book to do justice to this great and controversial music pioneer. As well as an elegant narrative of Coltrane's life Ratliff does something incredibly valuable - he writes about the saxophonist's unique sound.

A new edition as part of the Faber Greatest Hits – books that have taken writing about music in new and exciting directions for the twenty-first century.No other jazz musician has proved so inspirational and so fascinating as John Coltrane. Ben Ratliff, jazz critic for the New York Times, has written the first book to do justice to this great and controversial music pioneer. As well as an elegant narrative of Coltrane's life Ratliff does something incredibly valuable - he writes about the saxophonist's unique sound.
  • Ben Ratliff

    Ben Ratliff, son of American and British parents, is the jazz critic of the New York Times and is the author of Jazz: A Critic's Guide to the 100 Most Important Recordings.

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