Jazz Covers, by Joaquim Paulo and Julius Wiedemann
Jazz Covers remembers the time before digital downloads. When visual print representation of artists and their music was everything. This tome is a magical time capsule. It showcases the covers of the best jazz albums, by the best jazz artists and musicians from the 1940s through the 1990s.
Art lovers and music fans can witness how the energy of an album’s music was matched with specific photography and illustrations. The best Miles Davis album covers, along with Charles Mingus and Sonny Rollins are among those featured. Jazz music newcomers and lovers can learn from this collection’s comprehensive fact sheet. Record cover info on everything from performer and album name to photographer and illustrator plus more for the most famous jazz musicians are showcased. Owning this jazz music and record album cover art history is a dual experience for music fans. It’s a fun trip down memory lane and the best jazz school ever housed between book covers.