The Great Jazz And Pop Vocal Albums (tvrdi uvez)

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Each of the fifty-seven albums discussed in this monumental achievement captures the artist at a high point, if not at the expected moment, of her or his career.

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The author of the magisterial “A Biographical Guide to the Great Jazz and Pop Singers” now approaches the great singers and their greatest work in an innovative and revelatory way: through considering their finest albums, which is the format in which this music was most resonantly organized and presented to its public from the 1940s until the very recent decline of the CD.
It is through their albums that Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Peggy Lee, Sarah Vaughan, Nat King Cole, Judy Garland, and the rest of the glorious honor roll of jazz and pop singers have been most tellingly and lastingly appreciated, and the history of the album itself, as Will Friedwald sketches it, can now be seen as a crucial part of musical history. We come to understand that, at their finest, albums have not been mere collections of individual songs strung together arbitrarily but organic phenomena in their own right. A Sinatra album, a Fitzgerald album, was planned and structured to show these artists at their best, at a specific moment in their artistic careers.

Yet the albums Friedwald has chosen to anatomize go about their work in a variety of ways. There are studio and solo albums: Lee’s “Black Coffee”, June Christy’s “Something Cool”, Cassandra Wilson’s “Belly of the Sun”. There are brilliant collaborations: famous ones – Tony Bennett and Bill Evans, Louis Armstrong and Oscar Peterson – and wonderful surprises like Doris Day and Robert Goulet singing “Annie Get Your Gun”. There are theme albums – Dinah Washington singing Fats Waller, Maxine Sullivan singing Andy Razaf, Margaret Whiting singing Jerome Kern, Barb Jungr singing Bob Dylan, and the sublime Jo Stafford singing American and Scottish folk songs. There are also stunning concert albums like Ella in Berlin, Sarah in Japan, Lena at the Waldorf, and, of course, Judy at Carnegie Hall. All the greats are on hand, from Kay Starr and Carmen McRae to Jimmy Scott and Della Reese (Della Della Cha Cha Cha). And, from out of left field, the astounding God Bless Tiny Tim.

Each of the fifty-seven albums discussed here captures the artist at a high point, if not at the expected moment, of her or his career. The individual cuts are evaluated, the sequencing explicated, the songs and songwriters heralded; anecdotes abound of how songs were born and how artists and producers collaborated. And in appraising each album, Friedwald balances his own opinions with those of musicians, listeners, and critics. A monumental achievement, “The Great Jazz and Pop Vocal Albums” is an essential book for lovers of American jazz and popular music.

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Autor

Will Friedwald

ISBN

9780307379078

Izdavač

Pantheon Books

Godina izdanja

2017.

Jezik

Engleski

Broj stranica

432

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