Landing on the Wrong Note by Ajay Heble
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Landing on the Wrong Note
By Ajay Heble

Landing on the Wrong Note

Jazz, Dissonance and Critical Practice

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Landing on the Wrong Note by Ajay Heble

Book Description

An imaginative and passionate synthesis of form and function, Landing on the Wrong NOte goes beyond mainstream jazz criticism, outlining a new poetics of jazz that emerges not from the ivory tower but from the clubs, performances, and lives of today's jazz musicians.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415923491
ISBN-10: 0415923492
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 19mm)
Pages: 272
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 7-Dec-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Other Side of Nowhere by Ajay Heble Other Side of Nowhere, Paperback (March 2004)

Divided into four sections - with writings of musicians about improvising; examinations of inter- and cross-cultural dialogue; discussions of social practice and identity; and essays about collaborative dissonance - the 17 essays in this work present jazz improvisation as a cultural practice with far-reaching ramifications.

New Contexts of Canadian Criticism by Ajay Heble New Contexts of Canadian Criticism, Paperback (April 1997)

"This selection of essays approaches the new terms and contexts in criticism, taking into account identity, nation, culture and race." -- The Globe and Mail

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Author Biography - Ajay Heble

Ajay Heble is Associate Professor of English at the University of Guelph in Canada. The author of a book on Alice Munro and the editor of a volume of Canadian criticism, he is also the Artistic Director of the Guelph Jazz Festival. He wears a beret.

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