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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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Jazz has often been called the only art form to originate in the United States, though even this is not exactly true. Jazz, is a kind of music that was sung or played ...

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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 .

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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 ...

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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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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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Jazz is a style of music which emerged in America around the turn of the ... Black musicians began to jazz up the marches, adding syncopated rhythms, ...

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Tracing the origins of Jazz in the formative years (1895-1917) is not an easy task. Recordings of Jazz did not begin until 1917, and even then the severe ...