Category Archive: Jazz

Oct 28

Singin' with the Jazz Combo: Vocal Part

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She died on July 17, 1959, chained to a hospital bed, under arrest for drug possession. Bebop was very different to the style of its predecessor, however, seeing as it consisted of a small group of players (usually 4 to 6 musicians). The word means celestial, although many times it is misunderstood as meaning "celestial music", since the members of Magma describe the genre of their music as Zeuhl. It has to be clarified that Robert Miles is not the original creator of the DREAM MUSIC.

Oct 27

Dan Coates Popular Piano Library -- Beautiful Ballads

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With regards to this new emphasis, Miles Davis once remarked: "I think that there is a return in jazz to emphasis on melodic rather than harmonic variation. Smooth jazz is generally considered background music, whereas contemporary jazz is seen as demanding the listener's undivided attention. His third solo album, Yin-Yang, which featured appearances by Fleck, Bootsy Collins, and the Wooten Brothers, was released in 1999. Hosted by veteran jazz journalist and producer Russ Neff.

Oct 27

Jazz Diplomacy: Promoting America in the Cold War Era

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Ms Brathwaite informed the audience that she'll portray the great Etta James in near future shows, in which I'm looking forward to. Jazz is known as a style of music that is free from rules. Others critics say that salsa is a combination of fast Latin music that embraces the rumba, mambo, cha-cha-cha, and merengue. Soul-Patrol.com @kozmicfunk MAYBE IF I SPENT A LITTLE MORE TIME..... @kozmicfunk Uh oh.....here comes.....

Oct 27

Jazz Matters: Reflections on the Music & Some of Its Makers

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Cubop, a unique form of Latin jazz, was created by Dizzy Gillespie and Cuban musician Chano Pozo. A genre is a group of styles of music having a common tradition or common fundamental values. Some street cries might be considered an urban form of holler, though they serve a different function; an example is the call of ‘The Blackberry Woman’, Dora Bliggen, in New Orleans (1954, Been Here and Gone, Folkways). Alicia Keys Love the Way You Lie - Eminem ft. The next stage of development in the region's sound came after World War II, bringing forth a fully electric style that featured jazzy, single-string soloing over predominantly horn-driven backing.

Oct 27

Jazz Piano: Big Band Hits

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We can think of 1930s as the decade that jazz became civilized, sophisticated and popular throughout the culture. Frank Teschemacher, Dave Tough, and Eddie Condon. The discipline involved (and it is no mean discipline) is for the musician to be constantly in touch with his deepest musical thoughts and to develop the facility to express them at any moment." I suppose that it is a matter of convenience. The Jazz Age of the Roaring Twenties put the spotlight on a new sound standing firmly on center-stage.

Oct 27

Blue Opening

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Lullaby lyrics are often nonsensical and repetitive. The more sophisticated the music is, the less improvisation there seems to be. Musically, it can be characterized with a drumbeat on the 2nd and 4th beats (in 4/4 time) and with the guitar hitting the 2nd, 3rd and 4th beats. The smooth Louisiana style of Professor Longhair and, more recently, Dr. Other examples of musical theater from the middle of the century include Sissle and Blake’s Shuffle Among, which yielded hit songs such as “I’m Just Wild About Harrry” and “Love Will Find a Way,” and Fats Waller’s Hot Chocolates, an ambitious Broadway musical that spawned the songs, “Ain’t Misbehavin’” and “Black and Blue.” A Century of Musicals in Black and White: An Encyclopedia of Musical Stage Works By, About, or Involving African Americans.

Oct 27

Inside the Score: A Detailed Analysis of 8 Classic Jazz

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The African concepts include polyrhythms, syncopation, and improvisation, while the European contributions include standardized systems of notation, music theory, and European instruments. Black pianists played in bars, clubs, and brothels, as ragtime developed. [ 17 ] Its first documented use in a musical context in New Orleans appears in a November 14, 1916 Times- Picayune article about "jas bands." The Big Bands of the this era were predominantly wind orchestras containing alto and tenor sax sections, trumpet and trombone sections, along with piano and drums.

Oct 27

The Music of Joshua Redman: Solo Transcriptions (Tenor

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For those of you who haven't heard of our favorite holiday, Record Store Day is a celebration of the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the USA. Listen, rock, soul and rap are what makes the world great. Generic term for a West African oral historian-cum-minstrel; a storyteller. Among the formal, identifying musical traits of the blues are the familiar “blue notes,” a three-line AAB verse form, and a characteristic use of the familiar blues chord progression.

Oct 26

Duke Ellington -- The 100th Anniversary Collection:

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All sheet music is in PDF format and MIDI files are also provided. This is a somber style of jazz often played in straight (non-swing) rhythm with elements of regional folk music and early 20th century classical music. Reading to a dog increases confidence and generates excitement about reading. And when the solo as an integral element of a jazz performance arrived, the New Orleans format of a tightly integrated ensemble improvisation went out of fashion. Electronic is not going to be the future of music.

Oct 26

Saxophone Workshop

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King Sunny Ade is the most well known of all Juju performers. Keeping ahead of the game and consistently reinventing his musical style, the various lineups of his band, all of which were very successful, were always full of young brilliant players. He participated in Walter Dyett 's renowned music program at DuSable High School. In all, the versatile musical force of nature has visited and performed in over 50 countries. Ragtime differs substantially from jazz in that it was (1) a through-composed, fully notated music intended to be played in more or less the same manner each time, much like classical music, and (2) a music written initially and essentially for the piano.

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