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To a Young Jazz Musician

Letters from the Road

by Wynton Marsalis

  • 90 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Random House .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Jazz,
  • Music,
  • Vocational guidance,
  • Conduct of life,
  • Music / Jazz,
  • Genres & Styles - Jazz,
  • Jazz musicians

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8363774M
    ISBN 10140006399X
    ISBN 109781400063994

    In To a Young Jazz Musician, the renowned jazz musician and Pulitzer Prize—winning composer Wynton Marsalis gives us an invaluable guide to making good music–and to leading a good life. Writing from the road "between the bus ride, the sound check, and the gig," Marsalis passes on wisdom gained from experience, addressed to a young musician coming up–and to any of us at any stage of life.   A (Very) Young Jazz Pianist Takes Giant Steps Towards Musical Mastery In the midst of releasing his debut album and playing the Newport Jazz Festival, 12 .

    In To a Young Jazz Musician, the renowned jazz musician and Pulitzer Prize--winning composer Wynton Marsalis gives us an invaluable guide to making good music-and to leading a good life. Writing from the road "between the bus ride, the sound check, and the gig," Marsalis passes on wisdom gained from experience, addressed to a young musician.   Despite the diminished status or popularity of jazz in the culture, these young people feel the music's power to move and uplift us. There's something very heartening in the idea that they recognize this and continue to aspire to fulfill the infinite potential of the music.

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This book consists of Wynton's half of an epistolary exchange (that takes place while Wynton is on a tour in ) with a young jazz musician who had recently moved from Oklahoma to New York. The young man's questions send Wynton off onto thorough articulations of the philosophy of being a (jazz) musician/5.

In To a Young Jazz Musician, the renowned jazz musician and Pulitzer Prize—winning composer Wynton Marsalis gives us an invaluable guide to making good music–and to leading a good life.

Writing from the road “between the bus ride, the sound check, and the gig,” Marsalis passes on wisdom gained from experience, addressed to a young musician coming up–and to any of us at any stage of life/5(24). In To a Young Jazz Musician: Letters from the Road one encounters wisdom about music and life, skillfully interwoven and candidly presented through personal letters Marsalis addresses to a young jazz musician.

As a musician, and for other musician readers, this book provides helpful stimulus on the pathway toward breaking free of /5. About To a Young Jazz Musician. In To a Young Jazz Musician, the renowned jazz musician and Pulitzer Prize—winning composer Wynton Marsalis gives us an invaluable guide to making good music–and to leading a good life.

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