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jazz_Lec27 - 2 nd chorus A strain A strain A strain 3 rd...

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Jazz History 4/7/08 lecture 27: Zoot Suit Riots, Charlie Barnet, Coleman Hawkins Zoot suit riots A resries of riots that erupted in LA in early june 1943 between American servicemen and the Chicano community Charlie Barnet (1913 – 1991) Born in NYC “the blackest white band of them all” woodwind player o tenor and soprano sax Broke numerous house records at the Apollo Big hits were o “Cherokee’ o “Skyliner” o “Prompton Turnpike” Lena Horne (1941) o Vocalist Palomar fire October 2, 1939 Pompton turnpike What primary musical device/idea is this song constructed around? How is it executed
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“Cherokee” Intor 8 bars 1 st chorus 16 bars A strain 16 bars B strain 16 bars A strain 16 bars Interlude C strain (8 bars)
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Unformatted text preview: 2 nd chorus A strain A strain A strain 3 rd chorus Coleman Hawkins (1904 1969) born in missorri father of the tenor saxophone performed with o mamie smith (1921 1923) o Fletcher Henderson (1924 1934) o McKinneys cotton pickers (1929) o Django Reinhardt (1937) body and soul (1939) o Groundbreaking work for solo saxophone o Father of Mainstream jazz (?) Coleman Haekins body and soul Intro 4 bar piano solo (1 st choru Panoram Jukebox primary fixed medium for new jazz during WWII and AFM ban Soundies corporation o 2,000 + films o made from 1941-1947 o Found in bars restaurants and clubs...
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