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

RAISIN' CAIN: THE WILD AND RAUCOUS STORY OF JOHNNY WINTER

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Mary Lou Sullivan


Retail Price: $24.95

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Paperback Book

384 Pages

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101 SONGWRITING WRONGS AND HOW TO RIGHT THEM

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How to Craft and Sell Your Songs

Pat Luboff and Pete Luboff


Retail Price: $19.99

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Paperback Book

276 Pages

00331960

SONGWRITING FOR DUMMIES

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2nd Edition

Jim Peterik, Dave Austin, & Cathy Lynn


Retail Price: $21.95

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Paperback Book

384 Pages

9780470615140

HOFNER: THE COMPLETE VIOLIN BASS STORY

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Nick Wass and Steve Russell


Retail Price: $34.95

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Paperback Book

320 Pages

119788

STUDIO MUSICIAN'S HANDBOOK, THE

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Bobby Owsinski and Paul Ill


Retail Price: $34.95

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Paperback Book & DVD Package

314 Pages

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