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Jazz - Wikipedia

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Jazz is a music genre that originated from African American communities of New Orleans in the United States during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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

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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 ...

Origins of Jazz - That Jazz

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Jazz was the first American music style to influence music worldwide. Most music scholars agree, the early Jazz influences came from the post Civil War and ...

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

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The Scholastic History of Jazz resource site is full of audio clips, history, and research starters on the subject of jazz. Join Grammy-Award winning trumpeter and ...

The Origins of the Word "Jazz" | WBGO Jazz 88.3FM

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Apr 14, 2011 ... When it comes to the origin of the word “jazz,” it seems that each person simply believes what she or he wants to. Some people would like the ...

The History of Jazz - The New York Times

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As late as the 1950s, jazz scholar Marshall Stearns witnessed unmistakable ..... below, are compelling as quasi-mythic interpretations of the origin of the blues.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Jazz Origins

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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 ...

Jazz History Time Line - All About Jazz

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For instance, the era American historians call "antebellum" (roughly 1815-1861) holds much of interest to researchers looking for the deep roots of jazz.

How Did Jazz Originate? | Spinditty

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Apr 21, 2016 ... The Roots of Jazz. The story of jazz is rooted in the story of slavery in America, in particular in the United States and, further back, in Africa.

jazz: Origins of Jazz - Infoplease

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Origins of Jazz Jazz developed in the latter part of the 19th cent. from black work songs, field shouts, sorrow songs, hymns, and spirituals whose.

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The Origins of Jazz - The Red Hot Jazz Archive

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The Origins of Jazz essay by Len Weinstock. A history of Jazz before 1930. This site contains over 1000 songs from this era in Real Audio 3 format, as well as ...

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

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What follows is an overview of jazz history that provides a foundation for this study. The Origins of Jazz - Pre 1895. A review of New Orleans' unique history and ...

Birthplace of Jazz - New Orleans

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Since it is now the 21st century, we think it's about time for the First City of Jazz to start celebrating the First Century of Jazz, and we'd like to start by inviting you.