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19 terms
Jazz
Jazz
New Orleans
Louis Gottschalk
Blues
Musical style created mainly by African Americans in the earl…
Birthplace of jazz
American composer, Born in New Orleans, Inspired by the music…
American folk music based on a simple, repetitive poetic styl…
Jazz
Musical style created mainly by African Americans in the earl…
New Orleans
Birthplace of jazz
6 terms
jazz
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Jazz
What is Jazz?
Instruments used in Jazz
How to listen to Jazz
Early styles before Jazz
1890's recognized on its own;... variety of styles and technique…
trumpet, saxophone, bass, drums, piano, organ, or guitar
follow the bass line;... walking bass - kept time for the band a…
New Orleans... Brass Band and Ragtime piano styles (1800)
What is Jazz?
1890's recognized on its own;... variety of styles and technique…
Instruments used in Jazz
trumpet, saxophone, bass, drums, piano, organ, or guitar
8 terms
Jazz
jazz
ragtime
blues
scat singing
American music created by African-Americans, connecting eleme…
ragged rhythm - African-American piano style
American form of jazz - refers to mood and music
singing syllables without meaning (Ella Fitzgerald was famous…
jazz
American music created by African-Americans, connecting eleme…
ragtime
ragged rhythm - African-American piano style
24 terms
jazz
saxophone
bass
percussion
clarinet
saxophone
bass
147 terms
JAZZ
1619
polyrhythms
social music
leader, puts out
slave trading goes back to
interaction of simultaneous but independent lines usually inc…
any event or celebration recognized by the community
"call" is ?
1619
slave trading goes back to
polyrhythms
interaction of simultaneous but independent lines usually inc…
33 terms
Jazz
Jazz
Minstrel shows
Cakewalk
Vaudeville
origins in African movements and rhythms. Slaves brought musi…
white people in black-face performed parodies of songs and da…
end of the first act of black minstrel shows. Contest among c…
training ground for dancers on Broadway, nightclubs, and film…
Jazz
origins in African movements and rhythms. Slaves brought musi…
Minstrel shows
white people in black-face performed parodies of songs and da…
Jazz
Improvisation
Bebop
Swing
Ragtime
To create on the spot
Fast style of jazz from the 30's created by Charlie Parker
Style of dance music from the late 20s
Earliest known style of jazz
Improvisation
To create on the spot
Bebop
Fast style of jazz from the 30's created by Charlie Parker
Jazz
Chord
Harmony
Chord Progression
Chord progression is also known as:
Collection of a least 3 notes
The chord progression
Multiple Chords. Falls under harmony
Chords, chord changes, changes
Chord
Collection of a least 3 notes
Harmony
The chord progression
79 terms
Jazz
Claude Debussy
Igor Stravinsky
Scott Joplin
Bessie Smith
(1862- 1918) French, Paris conservatory... associated with impre…
(1882-1971) St. Petersburg, Russia... Studied with the mighty fi…
(1868-1917) born in Texas, the inventor of ragtime.... Educated…
(1894-1937) "Empress of the City Blues" ... Born in Tennessee ... S…
Claude Debussy
(1862- 1918) French, Paris conservatory... associated with impre…
Igor Stravinsky
(1882-1971) St. Petersburg, Russia... Studied with the mighty fi…
8 terms
jazz
work
joule
power
watt
occurs when a force moves an object over a distance in the sa…
the unit for work. Also called a Newton-meter. (N-m)
the rate at which work is being done. The formula for power i…
the unit for power. Also called Joule per second.(J/s)
work
occurs when a force moves an object over a distance in the sa…
joule
the unit for work. Also called a Newton-meter. (N-m)
10 terms
Jazz
Modern/Ballet
Polycentric Movement
Isolations
Characteristics of Jazz Technique
Two dance styles mixed to create Jazz Dance Technique
Moving multiple parts of your body at 1 time(many centers)
Moving 1 or more parts of your body SEPARATE from the rest
Isolations/polycentric movement,syncopation,flexibility,acrob…
Modern/Ballet
Two dance styles mixed to create Jazz Dance Technique
Polycentric Movement
Moving multiple parts of your body at 1 time(many centers)
45 terms
Jazz
Louis Armstrong's innovations in jazz
Elements of Chicago jazz scene
Prohibition's effect on jazz musicians
Characteristics of Kansas City swing
1. Extended range of trumpet... 2.emphasized blues in his playin…
-Black musicians from New Orleans... -White musicians from New O…
-Jump started jazz age... -many jazz musicians got start in spea…
Introduced boogie woogie... Firm rhythmic foundation in the left…
Louis Armstrong's innovations in jazz
1. Extended range of trumpet... 2.emphasized blues in his playin…
Elements of Chicago jazz scene
-Black musicians from New Orleans... -White musicians from New O…
8 terms
jazz
a
a
a
a
a
a
15 terms
Jazz
arch
Arms in opposition
Box step
ball change
curve of the upper torso upward and backward, hips do not cha…
opposite arm as leg in front.
4 walking steps performed in a square.
a step onto the ball of the foot switching the weight from on…
arch
curve of the upper torso upward and backward, hips do not cha…
Arms in opposition
opposite arm as leg in front.
27 terms
Jazz
New Orleans Jazz
Louis Armstrong
Swing Era
big band
(1923) "traditional jazz", characterized by an energetic styl…
defined the "hot" style of music with fast-tempo and improvis…
a period that lasted from the early 1930s until the end of th…
in the swing era, and ensemble of about fifteen musicians tha…
New Orleans Jazz
(1923) "traditional jazz", characterized by an energetic styl…
Louis Armstrong
defined the "hot" style of music with fast-tempo and improvis…
27 terms
jazz
trumpet
cornet
tenor sax
alto sax
longer and more narrow
more round and has a warmer sound
b-flat, larger, lower sound
smaller, e-flat
trumpet
longer and more narrow
cornet
more round and has a warmer sound
30 terms
Jazz
Stan Kenton
Dave Brubeck Quartet
John Coltrane
Miles Davis
Artistry in Rhythm ... (Progressive)
Take Five... (Cool)
Giant Steps... (Funk)
So What... (Modal)... You're Under Arrest... (Fusion)
Stan Kenton
Artistry in Rhythm ... (Progressive)
Dave Brubeck Quartet
Take Five... (Cool)
8 terms
jazz
stretch parallel and turned out
benefits of upward stretch
breath in dance
jazz pas de bouree
achieve a great range of movement and flexibility
separates the diaphragm from the pelvic girdle, to give a gre…
breathing in should be done on all raising exercises and brea…
three small steps generally finished in 4th preparation for p…
stretch parallel and turned out
achieve a great range of movement and flexibility
benefits of upward stretch
separates the diaphragm from the pelvic girdle, to give a gre…
8 terms
Jazz
Danza
Energia
Kinesfera
Espacio personal
forma de arte que nos ayuda a expresarnos a través del movimi…
Fuerza que utiliza el cuerpo para moverse
Esfera imaginaria que envuelve tu cuerpo cuando te mueves
Espacio que rodea tu cuerpo
Danza
forma de arte que nos ayuda a expresarnos a través del movimi…
Energia
Fuerza que utiliza el cuerpo para moverse
14 terms
JAZZ
Chassé
Dégagé
Demi
Elevé
chased
disengaged
half
rise without pilé
Chassé
chased
Dégagé
disengaged
40 terms
Jazz
Ragtime Form
American Song From
Blues Changes
March
AABBACCDD in 16 measures
AABA 32 bars in 4 sections of 8
3 sections: A I, A IV I, B V I
AABBACCDD--C section in new key 2x long
Ragtime Form
AABBACCDD in 16 measures
American Song From
AABA 32 bars in 4 sections of 8
jazz
speakeasy
bootlegger
18th amendment
21st amendent
an illicit liquor store or nightclub.
carry (alcoholic liquor) on one's person illegally b : to man…
alcoholic beverages in the United States by declaring the pro…
United States Constitution, which had mandated nationwide Pro…
speakeasy
an illicit liquor store or nightclub.
bootlegger
carry (alcoholic liquor) on one's person illegally b : to man…
18 terms
jazz
Miles Davis
gil Evans
Horace silver
Art Blakey
Birth of the cool, less aggro than dizzy
Formed musical concepts that became cool jazz, Lived near 52n…
piano, Primary leader of the hard bop school along with art b…
Drums, hard bop school primary leader
Miles Davis
Birth of the cool, less aggro than dizzy
gil Evans
Formed musical concepts that became cool jazz, Lived near 52n…
19 terms
Jazz
Beat
Meter
Tempo
Backbeat
Fundamental pulse in music;grouped patterns of 2 or 3 or 4
Refers to how many beats in a measure; represented by a time…
The speed of the beat
The emphasis on beats 2 and 4 of a measure as opposed to 1 an…
Beat
Fundamental pulse in music;grouped patterns of 2 or 3 or 4
Meter
Refers to how many beats in a measure; represented by a time…
17 terms
Jazz!
POLYRHYTHMS
IMPROVISATION
SYNCOPATION
COUNTERMELODIES
2 or more rhythmic patterns layered on top of each other
An element in jazz in which musicians spontaneously create mu…
Accent falling on a weak beat or in-between beats; creates su…
Secondary melodies sung against principal themes
POLYRHYTHMS
2 or more rhythmic patterns layered on top of each other
IMPROVISATION
An element in jazz in which musicians spontaneously create mu…
17 terms
Jazz
Stan Getc
Ornette Coleman
Charlie Haden
Avant Garde
tenor saxophone player in the U.S. Antonio Jobin and Gill Gil…
changed the face of jazz by playing and writing musical piece…
bass player for Ornette Coleman group
every note was of equal value, no chord that has to be played
Stan Getc
tenor saxophone player in the U.S. Antonio Jobin and Gill Gil…
Ornette Coleman
changed the face of jazz by playing and writing musical piece…
20 terms
jazz
ornette coleman
Cecil Taylor
Miles Davis
John Coltrane
free jazz: alto sax
free jazz: piano
fusion/ modal: trumpet
modal: soprano sax
ornette coleman
free jazz: alto sax
Cecil Taylor
free jazz: piano
56 terms
jazz
meter
NOT one of all-time greats?... A. Duke El…
Rhythm section of Hard Bop
Clifford Brown
rhythmic pattern produced by divisions of beat producing stro…
C
piano, bass, drums
trumpet
meter
rhythmic pattern produced by divisions of beat producing stro…
NOT one of all-time greats?... A. Duke El…
C
31 terms
jazz
Big band Era
Sax Section is refered to as the
Trompets and trombones
Kansas city style
30-40's Swing was the most popular style in jazz history.(Dan…
Reed section
Brass SEction
Riff and head arrangement
Big band Era
30-40's Swing was the most popular style in jazz history.(Dan…
Sax Section is refered to as the
Reed section
80 terms
Jazz
Mami Smith
Harry Potter
ron
the great migration
Empress of the blues
boy who lived
the homie
Chicago, New York, Kansas City and the south side was predomi…
Mami Smith
Empress of the blues
Harry Potter
boy who lived
10 terms
JAZZ
Jazz
Poly-rhythmic Music
Scat Singing
Swing
A musical form distinguished by its reliance on improvisation…
Composition with crossed rhythms and syncopated accents
Vocal improvisation on nonsense syllables
The special rhythmic character that jazz musicians add to the…
Jazz
A musical form distinguished by its reliance on improvisation…
Poly-rhythmic Music
Composition with crossed rhythms and syncopated accents
71 terms
jazz
Charlie Parker
Thelonius Monk
John Berks Gillespie
Tad Dameron
Bebop Alto Sax
Bebop Pianist
Bebop Trumpet
Bebop Composer/Pianist
Charlie Parker
Bebop Alto Sax
Thelonius Monk
Bebop Pianist
65 terms
jazz
Which musician pioneered the now-stand…
Which band did Dizzy Gillespie play wi…
The Tritone is
Which alto saxophonist is most closely…
Bud Powell
Cab Calloway Orchestra
- sometimes called the "devil in music."... - the same as a flat…
Charlie Parker
Which musician pioneered the now-stand…
Bud Powell
Which band did Dizzy Gillespie play wi…
Cab Calloway Orchestra
26 terms
Jazz
The roots of Jazz
Elements of jazz
Oldest Jazz style
Where did it (blues) start (city)
a. slavery-slaves had to create a way to communicate... b. Spiri…
a. improvisation-the activity of immediate musical compositio…
blues
New Orleans
The roots of Jazz
a. slavery-slaves had to create a way to communicate... b. Spiri…
Elements of jazz
a. improvisation-the activity of immediate musical compositio…
92 terms
Jazz
rhythm, melody, harmony
Beat
meter
tempo
what are the 3 elements of music
the fundamental pulse in music
refers to how many beats in a measure
the speed of the beat
rhythm, melody, harmony
what are the 3 elements of music
Beat
the fundamental pulse in music
7 terms
jazz
u
n
p
l
u
n
56 terms
Jazz
extended chord
field hollers
32 bar song form
1,2,4
7th, 9th, and 11th chords are best described as what kind of…
spirituals exhibit two distinctly African, non-Western musica…
Strangers in the Night is a good example of what?
which beat best represents the most commonly encountered grou…
extended chord
7th, 9th, and 11th chords are best described as what kind of…
field hollers
spirituals exhibit two distinctly African, non-Western musica…
16 terms
jazz
Name 3 Big Band/Swing Artists
What is Bebop
3 bebop artists
what is ragtime/dixieland jazz
Fletcher Henderson Orchestra, Count Basie Orchestra, Jay Mcsh…
drums- hi hat on 2 and 4, walking bass line, highlights disso…
Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Budd Powell, Thelonius Monk,…
earliest form of jazz, same form as a march, 4/4 time, severa…
Name 3 Big Band/Swing Artists
Fletcher Henderson Orchestra, Count Basie Orchestra, Jay Mcsh…
What is Bebop
drums- hi hat on 2 and 4, walking bass line, highlights disso…
12 terms
Jazz
Jazz
New Orleans
Improvisation
Syncopation
unique contribution of American culture to the world
considered the birth place of jazz
how each of the players react to what others are playing
emphasizing notes on the weak beats
Jazz
unique contribution of American culture to the world
New Orleans
considered the birth place of jazz
21 terms
Jazz
A Place were slaves were allowed to si…
The most common instrument for accompa…
Schooled pianist with over 600 rags
This continent had a large cultural in…
Congo square
Guitar
Scott Joplin
Europe
A Place were slaves were allowed to si…
Congo square
The most common instrument for accompa…
Guitar
23 terms
Jazz
Jazz can be difficult to define because
What elements of African origins can b…
The cultural roots of jazz are most ac…
Jazz developed in what geographic area…
it has such a complex historical and cultural context
Aspects of rhythm and timbre
Caribbean... African... European
North America
Jazz can be difficult to define because
it has such a complex historical and cultural context
What elements of African origins can b…
Aspects of rhythm and timbre
21 terms
Jazz
New Orleans
Dixieland
Chicago
Swing
1900... Louis Armstrong
1910... Jack Lane
1920... Louis Armstrong
1930... Louis Armstrong
New Orleans
1900... Louis Armstrong
Dixieland
1910... Jack Lane
95 terms
Jazz
Rhythmic emphasis
Harmony
Congo square
True
One African influence in jazz is call & response. Another is:
One European influence in jazz is:
Place in New Orleans where African music could be heard by Wh…
Creoles could be fairly affluent & trained in classical music
Rhythmic emphasis
One African influence in jazz is call & response. Another is:
Harmony
One European influence in jazz is:
24 terms
Jazz
Bebop
Characteristics of bebop
Charlie Parker(Bird)
Dizzy Gillespie
(5-6 players) rhythm section: piano, bass, drums 1 or 2 solo:…
Fast/not for dancing/solo-heavy improv/bertical/extensions/co…
Alto sax(died of drugs) father of bebop
Trumpet "king of 52nd street" shaw nuff
Bebop
(5-6 players) rhythm section: piano, bass, drums 1 or 2 solo:…
Characteristics of bebop
Fast/not for dancing/solo-heavy improv/bertical/extensions/co…
17 terms
Jazz!
POLYRHYTHMS
IMPROVISATION
SYNCOPATION
COUNTERMELODIES
2 or more rhythmic patterns layered on top of each other
An element in jazz in which musicians spontaneously create mu…
Accent falling on a weak beat or in-between beats; creates su…
Secondary melodies sung against principal themes
POLYRHYTHMS
2 or more rhythmic patterns layered on top of each other
IMPROVISATION
An element in jazz in which musicians spontaneously create mu…
13 terms
Jazz
Why is jazz music especially important…
________ sang work songs to make the h…
Where did jazz formally begin in the U…
From 1914-1920, _________ traveled fro…
It was the first form of expression they had through music.
Slaves
New Orleans
African Americans
Why is jazz music especially important…
It was the first form of expression they had through music.
________ sang work songs to make the h…
Slaves
48 terms
Jazz
4 Skills of listening
Saxophone
Blues
Musak
1. Ask questions about what your hearing; clear simple ... 2. pa…
-instrument most associated with jazz... - invented by adolf sax…
-expression of African Americans... -country vs classic... -country…
doesn't have artistic impression has commercial intentions
4 Skills of listening
1. Ask questions about what your hearing; clear simple ... 2. pa…
Saxophone
-instrument most associated with jazz... - invented by adolf sax…
42 terms
Jazz
Hard Bop
Art Blakey and Jazz Messagers
Art Blakey
Horace Sliver
Mid 1950-1960's Post WWII, Cold War starts (Korean War) ... -Ris…
Hard Bop. He pick young up and coming stars. He would keep th…
Drums, Hard Bop Grew up in the Swing Era. Help invent modern…
Piano, Hard Bop Cross Rhythm -when a rhythm strong suggest a…
Hard Bop
Mid 1950-1960's Post WWII, Cold War starts (Korean War) ... -Ris…
Art Blakey and Jazz Messagers
Hard Bop. He pick young up and coming stars. He would keep th…
10 terms
Jazz
Art Blakey
Miles Davis
Horace Silver
John Coltrane
Drums jazz mesengers
Hard Bop Modal Bop Fusion
Played piano composer comping/soloing
Tenor Sax
Art Blakey
Drums jazz mesengers
Miles Davis
Hard Bop Modal Bop Fusion
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