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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/African-American_music

African-American music is an umbrella term covering a diverse range of musics and musical .... African Americans were the pioneers of jazz music, through masters such as Jelly Roll Morton ... The genre's intelligent and introspective lyrics, often with a socially aware tone were created by artists such as Marvin Gaye in What's ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vocalese

Vocalese is a style or musical genre of jazz singing wherein words are sung note for note to ... Ross's 1952 lyrics for the song "Twisted", a blues improvisation by ... Vocalese artists around the world include Les Double Six, popular in the 1960s, ...

www.theguardian.com/music/musicblog/2008/nov/20/london-jazz-festival-lyrics

Nov 20, 2008 ... John Fordham: Many jazz classics feature vocals, but the London Jazz ... The message seems to be that these artists have said more by those ...

www.npr.org/2008/01/09/17929094/jazz-in-song-the-words

Jan 9, 2008 ... A song is a miniature drama — a short story told to music. The notes ... Indeed, writing poetry and writing lyrics are two different arts. Poetry is ...

www.pinterest.com/jazzgetaway/jazz-pictures-art

Explore BC Napa Valley Jazz Getaway's board "Jazz | Pictures & Art" on Pinterest . | See more ideas about Music, Singers and Jazz art.

www.thoughtco.com/timeless-love-songs-of-the-1920s-2457192

Apr 15, 2018 ... During the 1920s, also called "The Roaring 20s," jazz became very popular. ... It was first recorded by Fats Waller but recordings by other artists soon ... With music and lyrics written by Irving Berlin in 1926, this song was ...

artandseek.org/2012/07/20/the-history-behind-all-those-famous-jazz-standards

Jul 20, 2012 ... Gioia is a music and book critic, plus a jazz pianist. ... I want to point out that today's jazz artists are inspired by contemporary artists like Kurt Cobain and ... that fostered a pursuit of excellence in both the music and the lyrics.

chicagotonight.wttw.com/2017/08/09/jeannie-tanner-s-words-and-music-shines-light-other-jazz-artists

Aug 9, 2017 ... Jeannie Tanner's 'Words and Music' Shines Light on Other Jazz Artists ... Rose Colella, singer: Jeannie writes lyrics that are just lush and fun to ...

www.newhavenarts.org/arts-paper/articles/jazz-week-sounds-off-at-lyric-hall

Aug 20, 2018 ... Dr. Eddie Henderson performs at New Haven's Lyric Hall during Jazz ... career that married music, psychiatric practice, and jazz pedagogy.