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

STRATOCASTER GUITAR BOOK, THE

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A Complete History of Fender Stratocaster Guitars

Tony Bacon


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Paperback Book

160 Pages

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JIMI HENDRIX: MUSICIAN

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Keith Shadwick


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Paperback Book

352 Pages

332984

MUSIC PERFORMANCE LIBRARY, THE

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A Practical Guide for Orchestra, Band and Opera Librarians

Laurie Lake and Russ Girsberger


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Paperback Book

208 Pages

317213

INSTRUMENT & VOCAL RECORDING

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The Hal Leonard Recording Method Book Two; 2nd Edition

Bill Gibson


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Paperback Book & DVD Package

344 Pages

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MAKING THE RESPONSIVE GUITAR

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Ervin Somogyi


Retail Price: $140.00

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Hardcover Book

284 Pages

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