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Listening to jazz

Jerry Coker

Listening to jazz

by Jerry Coker

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jazz -- Instruction and study

  • Edition Notes

    Includes discographies.

    StatementJerry Coker.
    SeriesA spectrum book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT86 .C59
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 148 p. ;
    Number of Pages148
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4548955M
    ISBN 100135372097, 0135372178
    LC Control Number77017309

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