Creating Jazz Counterpoint: New Orleans, Barbershop Harmony, and the Blues by Vic Hobson. 2014.


  • Mathilde Zagala Université Paris-Sorbonne



early jazz, blues, New Orleans, Buddy Bolden, Bunk Johnson, barbershop harmony


Vic Hobson. 2014. Creating Jazz Counterpoint: New Orleans, Barbershop Harmony, and the Blues. Jackson, MS: University Press of Mississippi. 176pp. ISBN 978-1-61703-991-1 (hbk).

Author Biography

Mathilde Zagala, Université Paris-Sorbonne

Mathilde Zagala, Doctor in Musicology, Université Paris-Sorbonne, France.


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How to Cite

Zagala, M. (2020). Creating Jazz Counterpoint: New Orleans, Barbershop Harmony, and the Blues by Vic Hobson. 2014. Journal of World Popular Music, 7(1), 104–109.