Mandel guides resistant listeners and knowledgable devotees alike to reassess avant-garde jazz and, in the process, probes dynamics of stasis and change.
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- Miles, Ornette, Cecil: Jazz Beyond Jazz by Howard Mandel.
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- Miles, Ornette, Cecil : Jazz Beyond Jazz by Howard Mandel (2015, Paperback).
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Telling their story is telling his own, a process that refers Mandel back to his boyhood, adolescence, young manhood and to major professional encounters with Miles, Ornette and Cecil—figures whose conversation illuminates their art and renders it even more mystifying. This is jazz from the inside - an essential book, not only for new listeners but for historians of jazz now, and in the future. We hear the musicians speak, informing the author - and us - thereby adding to how much more of the music we come to hear.