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Although big bands are identified with the swing era, they ... In the 1950s, Stan Kenton referred to his band's music as "progressive jazz", "modern", and "new music". ... Modern big bands can be found playing all styles of jazz music. ... Examples include the Vienna Art Orchestra, founded in ...

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While the Big Band Era suggests that big bands flourished for a short period, they have been a part of jazz music ... His Orchestra - swing music, jazz · Matthew Herbert Big Band; Woody Herman · Art Hickman · Mark Hilburn and His Orchestra  ...

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Music played in the 1940's Bands groups singers memories from The People ... Music during the 1940s was built around the jazz and big band styles that were popular. .... The quintessential Latin artist from the 1940s was the Brazilian singer  ...

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Apr 25, 2011 ... By the 1920's, this improvised, unorganized, musical style had ... Craig's BigBands and BigNames, Big Band Era Music, Swing Jazz Big Bands. .... Historians have debated which artist was actually the first to reach and impact ...

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Popular Music from the 1930s, Genres including The and top songs and artists ... Jazz music evolved into different styles with Swing and Big Band becoming ...

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Many American musicians, no matter what their backgrounds, have had "big ... The Original Dixieland Jazz Band, and all-white group, gave the music its name in the ... Swing bands ranged from "Kansas City" style groups like Count Basie's, ... jazz from its connections to dance and cast it further into the realm of "art music.

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Three Major Bands in New York in the 1920s ... recording companies; publishing houses; all fields, all styles; music business activities. Swing Migration. Benny Goodman sparked the beginning of the big band era on August 21, 1935 at ... Quartet, Sextet); Independent groups: John Kirby Sextet, Nat Cole Trio, Art Tatum Trio ...

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Sep 13, 2017 ... Swing music is a style of jazz that developed in 1930. ... Arts, Music, and Recreation › Music. Swing Music: A Jazz Era of Big Bands and Dancehalls ... Swing band arrangements were in large part composed, often of simple, repeated material, or “riffs,” that alternated between ... Important Swing Musicians .

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This site contains over 1000 songs from this era in Real Audio 3 format, as well ... The Jazz music of the Big Band Era was the culmination of over thirty years of ... literally sweep the world, changing the musical styles of nearly every country? ... artistic traditions to their work, African-Americans changed music and dance, not  ...