Learning to Listen

Learning to Listen

The Jazz Journey of Gary Burton : An Autobiography

Book - 2013
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Baker & Taylor
Recounts the author's life and career, sharing his experiences at the top of the jazz scene, as an educator, and as one of the few openly gay musicians in jazz.

Hal Leonard
(Berklee Press). Winner "Best Book of the Year" 2014 award from the Jazz Journalists Association. In Learning to Listen , Gary Burton shares his 50 years of experiences at the top of the jazz scene. A seven-time Grammy Award-winner, Burton made his first recordings at age 17, has toured and recorded with a who's who of famous jazz names, and is one of only a few openly gay musicians in jazz. Burton is a true innovator, both as a performer and an educator. His autobiography is one of the most personal and insightful jazz books ever written.

Publisher: Boston, MA : Berklee Press ; Milwaukee, WI: distributed by Hal Leonard, c2013
ISBN: 9780876391402
Branch Call Number: 92 B954L 2013
Characteristics: xi, 384 p., leaves P1-32 : ports. (some col.) ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Tesser, Neil - Editor


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