Jazz_Lec14 - Jazz History 2/20/07 Lecture : Bix Beiderbecke...

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Jazz History 2/20/07 Lecture : Bix Beiderbecke Jack Teagarden Bix Beiderbecke (1903-1931) – was a self taught player; heard the music and was able to play it Born in Davenport, Iowa Cornet/Piano Regarded as first major white jazz musician (1924) Wolverines ( his first jazz group) o Jazz Me Blues ” (first recording) o Compare to Origional Dixie Jazz Band “ Jazz Me Blues ” (1921) (1925) Bix Beiderbacke and his Rhythm Jugglers (formed his own group; louis armstrong influence and Bix is getting more involved) o Davenport Blues (1926/27) Jean Goldkette’s Orchestra o cover Me Up With Sunshine o Compare to Bing Crosby’s Mississippi Mud different vocal styles (1927) “ In A Mist o Solo Piano o Jazz masterpiece Bix – would miss sessions due to drinking and alcoholism and was fired by paul
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This note was uploaded on 04/15/2009 for the course MUS 231 taught by Professor Moon during the Spring '07 term at University of Arizona- Tucson.

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