But Beautiful: A Book About Jazz

But Beautiful: A Book About Jazz
Author: Geoff Dyer
Language English
Pages: 240
ISBN10: 0865475083
Genre: Music
Goodreads Rating: 4.23
ISBN13: 9780865475083
Published: June 26th 1997 by North Point Press

In eight poetically charged vignettes, Geoff Dyer skillfully evokes the music and the men who shaped modern jazz. Drawing on photos, anecdotes, and, most important, the way he hears the music, Dyer imaginatively reconstructs scenes from the embattled