Originally Posted by brittc89
For early jazz history, the Burn's is ok I guess. But it really falls short in terms of capturing the actual history of jazz music. There is such a slant towards the Marsalis/ classicist view that its hard for me to stomach 10 DVDs of that ish.
I enjoyed it
you have to take it for what it is and not let that be your only source
it's not like they are just blatantly making things up
its' just told through certain peoples perspectives