Jazz Books

ejazzlines maintains a catalog of hundreds of jazz books - including jazz biographies and autobiographies, jazz history books, jazz guides, and jazz books for children and young adults.

CHILDREN'S JAZZ BOOKS

We have a variety of books for kids that are designed to serve as an introduction to the history, style, and playing of jazz, as well as the culture in which it was created.

GENERAL JAZZ BOOKS

Within our General Jazz Book section you'll find great photo books, jazz encyclopedias, and a wide variety of choices.

JAZZ AUTOBIOGRAPHIES

We feature a selection of some common and some rare jazz autobiographies.

JAZZ BIOGRAPHIES

In this section you'll find jazz biographies of both luminaries and lesser-known, but compelling, jazz personalities.

JAZZ FICTION/POETRY

There are some fantastic collections of jazz-inspired poetry and fiction within this section.

JAZZ GUIDES

If you're just getting into jazz, wishing to expand your knowledge of the music, or looking for guides and ratings of recordings, this is the section for you.

JAZZ HISTORY BOOKS

We carry over 140 books on the history of jazz. Topics include: racial issues; stylistic shifts; various jazz eras and genres; new and different perspectives on some of the giants; regional jazz; and many others.

YOUNG ADULT JAZZ BOOKS

In our Young Adult section, we feature jazz histories, biographies, and instruction written for the 10 to 16 year old.


Featured Products

FIRST JAZZ TUNES

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Eric Baumgartner


Retail Price: $7.95

Online Sale Price: $6.76

Paperback Book, Piano

16 Pages

120872

DRUM KIT HANDBOOK

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How to Buy, Maintain, Set Up, Troubleshoot and Modify Your Drum Set

Paul Balmer


Retail Price: $26.95

Online Sale Price: $22.91

Hardcover Book, Drums

202 Pages

333857

STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN: DAY BY DAY, NIGHT AFTER NIGHT

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His Early Years, 1954-1982

Craig Hopkins


Retail Price: $31.95

Online Sale Price: $27.16

Hardcover Book

256 Pages

332917

JAZZ 'BONES

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The World of Jazz Trombone

Kurt Dietrich


Retail Price: $35.95

Online Sale Price: $30.56

Paperback Book

612 Pages

AV-19106

TEACHING MUSIC THROUGH ART

Valeaira Luppens and Greg Foreman


Retail Price: $34.95

Online Sale Price: $29.71

Paperback Book & CD Package

39588