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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_band

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 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_big_bands

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  ...

www.redhotjazz.com/bigband.html

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  ...

www.thoughtco.com/ten-swing-era-musicians-2039551

Aug 15, 2017 ... Here is a list of 10 swing era musicians who set the stage for jazz to become the valued art form it is today. ... He led one of the most popular bands in New York in the 1920s and 30s. ... Benny Goodman jump-started his popular big band with a handful of ... Read my artist profile of Fletcher Henderson.

www.allmusic.com/subgenre/big-band-ma0000002461

Find Big Band Albums, Artists and Songs, and Hand-Picked Top Big Band Music on AllMusic.

www.ranker.com/list/big-band-bands-and-musicians/reference

These are the musicians closely associated with big bands and the best big band ... If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of ... Duke Ellington Orchestral jazz, Swing music, Big band  ...

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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. ..... In 1977, Mathias Ruegg founded the Vienna Art Orchestra and, along with his ...

www.thepeoplehistory.com/20smusic.html

Popular Music from the 1920s, Genres including Dance Bands, Jazz, Blues and ... they took risks and and were more adventurous with their song and artist choices. ... Most dance music resembled what we would call Big Band today, but at the ...

www.apassion4jazz.net/jazz_styles.html

Jazz styles and origins: Classic Jazz, Bebop, Ragtime, Hot, Cool, Swing, ... inner necessity characteristic of any true art form ... were incorporated into Cakewalks, Coon Songs and the music of "Jig Bands" which ... Once again young couples across America and Europe jitter-bugged to the swing'n sounds of Big Band music, ...