8_10_Music_ChrisCue - Christopher Cuellar Music Review Questions 1 What is syncopation It's placing emphasis or accents on unexpected beats 2 What is

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Christopher Cuellar 5/2/16 Music Review Questions 1.What is syncopation? It's placing emphasis or accents on unexpected beats. 2.What is ragtime? How is it related to jazz? It's a genre of music that combines music of marches and African rhythms, which featured an unexpected rhythm. 3.Who was Buddy Bolden? What did his music sound like? He was a cornetist who helped create the Classic Jazz form. Scholars suggest his sound was improvised ragtime with blues. 4.What is bebop? A style of jazz that features faster rhythms and complex harmonies. 5.What is hot jazz? How does it differ from classic jazz? Hot Jazz is a form of jazz that emphasized improvisation. Classical jazz features a syncopation rhythm. 6. How is jazz music similar to classical music? How is it different? Jazz music and Classical music both used improv and common structures/forms. The difference between them is their tone. 7.What are the characteristics of jazz music? Jazz has many characteristics from many
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