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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jazz

Jazz is a music genre that originated in African American communities of New Orleans, United ...... Claude Debussy did have some influence on jazz, for example, on Bix Beiderbecke's piano playing. And it is also true that Duke Ellington ...

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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 ...

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Apr 21, 2016 ... All of those musicians who contributed to the early days of jazz, to its formation, were the children or grandchildren of slaves. But that does not ...

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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 ...

www.nps.gov/jazz/learn/historyculture/history_early.htm

Apr 14, 2015 ... New Orleans did not have mono cultural ghettos like many other cities. .... New Orleans jazz began to spread to other cities as the city's ...

www.neworleansonline.com/neworleans/music/musichistory/jazzbirthplace.html

It's perfectly clear where Jazz began, even the historians agree on that one. ... with Papa Jack Laine, as did all the members of his Original Dixieland Jazz Band .

www.nytimes.com/books/first/g/gioia-jazz.html

By the time Bolden and Bechet began playing jazz, the Americanization of ..... the essence of this music, which did not require elaborate band arrangements.

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Did you know that the drum set was invented by jazz musicians? ... Born in New Orleans, Louisiana, on August 4, 1901, he began playing the cornet at the age ...

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Apr 18, 2017 ... Jazz music being played by a walking group of musicians. ... to own drums and slaves who had come from West Africa had a strong tradition of ...