Swing - 2. Part of black urban life 3. Mid-1930s: crosses...

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I. Is swing “national”? a. Yes, but there is still a sense that the music is coming from specific locations b. Southwest i. “Old Southwest” 1. Texas 2. Oklahoma 3. Missouri ii. Boogie-woogie 1. Urban blues piano a. Left hand: 8-beat groove b. Right hand: rhythmic contrast
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Unformatted text preview: 2. Part of black urban life 3. Mid-1930s: crosses racial boundary iii. Popular Front 1. Period between world wars a. Communism v. fascism 2. The Left, 1930s 3. Populist folk culture 4....
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This note was uploaded on 08/22/2008 for the course MUSI 212 taught by Professor Deveaux during the Fall '06 term at UVA.

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