MUSI 2040 12-05-08 - Intro = everyone together Tag = Bebop!...

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MUSI 2040 NOTES December 5, 2008 Yong Choi Ko-Ko Duke Ellington 1940 Textbook’s representation of Swing 12 Bar Blues Form Thick Texture Very Dark Tone Color Jungle Music Muted, growling sounds in the brass Extreme registers on instruments Use of dissonance Intro = Bari sax and toms = 8 measures long Chorus 1 = valve trombone = 12 measures long Chorus 2-3 = muted trombone = 12 measures long Chorus 4 = full ensemble = 12 measures long Chorus 5 = trumpets = 12 measures long Chorus 6 = string bass = 12 measures long Chorus 7 = full ensemble = 12 measures long Coda = repetition of the introduction = 12 measures long Begins with a repeat of the 8 bar intro then attaches a 4 bar tag at the end.
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Ko Ko (No Dash) Charlie Parker Tea for Two high society Cherokee Simplified Listening Guide: Part 1: Introduces the performers and style
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Unformatted text preview: Intro = everyone together Tag = Bebop! Dizzy Gillespie Solo = Call Parker Solo = Response Intro = Everyone together Tag = Bebop! Short turnaround Part 2: Main Melody contrafact style motivic improve Cherokee = 12 Bar Blues = Piano Chords Bridge = Large Leaps High Society Quotations High Society Pattern: Look on internet Long Note ends this section Part 3: Contrasting Melody also Contrafact Turnaound sets up new melody Tea for Two contrasting melody Drum Solo Part 4: Reprise = Intro = Everyone Together o Dizzy Gillespie Solo = Call o Intro = Everyone Together o Tag = BEBOP! Formulaic Improv Takes Licks from many pieces...
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This note was uploaded on 02/15/2009 for the course MUSI 1211 taught by Professor Geller during the Fall '09 term at University of Georgia Athens.

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