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The Penguin guide to jazz recordings

by Richard Cook

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Published by Penguin in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz -- Discography,
  • Compact discs -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index

    Other titlesJazz recordings
    StatementRichard Cook and Brian Morton
    GenreDiscography, Catalogs
    ContributionsMorton, Brian, 1954-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML156.4.J3 C66 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 1534 p. ;
    Number of Pages1534
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17238144M
    ISBN 100141023279
    ISBN 109780141023274

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Penguin Guide to Jazz: Core Collection List. The following is a table of all of the albums that have been listed in various editions of The Penguin Guide to Jazz as belonging to a Core Collection. This designation was invented in the 7th edition ().

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It doesn't need to; it has a tried. Book Summary: The title of this book is The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings and it was written by Richard Cook, Brian Morton. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Penguin Books and has a total of pages in the : Paperback.

Book Summary: The title of this book is The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings and it was written by R. Cook, Brian Morton. This particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it has a suggested retail price of $ It was published by Penguin Books and has a total of pages in the : Paperback.

Penguin Guide to Jazz: Crown Albums List. The following is a table of all of the albums that have been given a crown (or coronet) designation in the various editions of The Penguin Guide to Jazz by Richard Cook & Brian Morton. The first two editions (, ) included LPs and cassettes; all subsequent volumes (, ) have been limited to CD.

The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings is now firmly established as the world's leading guide to recorded jazz, a mine of fascinating information and a source of insightful often wittily trenchant criticism. For this completely revised ninth edition, Richard Cook and Brian Morton have reassessed each artist's entry, and updated the text to incorporate thousands of additional CDs/5(39).

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He is the coauthor of The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings. Brian Morton is a freelance writer and longtime broadcaster for BBC Radio/5(5). The result is an endlessly browsable companion for jazz aficionados and novices alike.

About the Author: Richard Cook is the former editor of the Wire and is currently the editor of the leading UK jazz magazine, Jazz Review. He is the coauthor of The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings/5().