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Jazz - Wikipedia


Jazz is a music genre that originated amongst African Americans in New Orleans, United States ...... Claude Debussy did have some influence on jazz, for example, on Bix Beiderbecke's piano playi...

IX. Where Did Jazz Come From? - Jazz in America


Jazz was born in New Orleans about 100 years ago (early 20th century), but its roots can be found in the musical traditions of both Africa and Europe. In fact ...

Where Did Jazz Come From? - Jazz in America


Jazz was born in New Orleans about 100 years ago (early 20th century), but its ... New Orleans was the perfect city for all of these elements to come together, ...

How Did Jazz Originate? | Spinditty


Apr 21, 2016 ... These quotes give a taste of the ingredients that went into the gumbo we know as jazz. “What did I do / to be so black and blue?” - Fats Waller.

Where did Jazz Originate? | Pitara Kids Network


One has just to blow a note on a sax and your feet start tapping to the rhythm and your body starts swaying to the music. That's Jazz for you. Ragtime, hip-hop, be ...

History of Jazz | Black History in America | Scholastic.com


The Scholastic History of Jazz resource site is full of audio clips, history, and research ... Did you know that the drum set was invented by jazz musicians? .... not only on other trumpet players, but on all jazz musicians in the years to come.

Jazz Origins in New Orleans - New Orleans Jazz National Historical ...


What follows is an overview of jazz history that provides a foundation for this study. ... New Orleans did not have mono cultural ghettos like many other cities. .... And all these clippings were asking the same thing: where did it come from?

The History of Jazz - The New York Times


As late as the 1950s, jazz scholar Marshall Stearns witnessed unmistakable examples of .... in--and, to some extent, have come to define--the later jazz tradition. .... the essence of this music, which did not require elaborate band arrangements.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Jazz Origins


Jazz is a style of music which emerged in America around the turn of the nineteenth/twentieth century. There are many styles of jazz, but broadly speaking jazz is ...

Birthplace of Jazz - New Orleans


Everything is touched by the joyous anarchy called New Orleans Jazz. ... with Papa Jack Laine, as did all the members of his Original Dixieland Jazz Band. ... When circumstances are right and a variety of influences come together to create  ...