• Jazz Masters of the Baritone Saxophone 

    Strayer, Kerry (1985)
    One of the most exciting things about jazz is that there are virtually no restrictions based on instrumentation. Although the most common instruments in jazz are piano, bass, drums, saxophone, trumpet, trombone, and ...
  • Mario Bauza: swing era novelty and Afro-Cuban authenticity 

    Miller, Nathan Brad (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
    Introduced to jazz in his native Cuba, Mario Bauzá (1911-1993) immigrated to New York City in 1930 to take part in its active scene as an instrumentalist, and, by enhancing pre-existing musical practices with his arranging ...