By Paul Rinzler
Rinzler explains a number of the innovations, together with either/or and dialectic pondering, after which examines the pairs of opposites separately, describing their place and presence in jazz. He then demonstrates how the bigger that means of those contradictory opposites relies on principles from the philosophies of phenomenology and existentialism. Rinzler considers the opposites inherent within the product and means of jazz, in addition to errors and the problem of perfection, offering those values in mild of the contradictions inherent in jazz. With an entire bibliography and an index, The Contradictions of Jazz is an interesting learn for fanatics and students of jazz historical past and aesthetics.
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