8.10.docx - Review Questions 1 What is syncopation It is placing emphasis or accents on beats that are unexpected 2 What is ragtime How is it related to

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Review Questions 1.What is syncopation? It is placing emphasis or accents on beats that are unexpected. 2.What is ragtime? How is it related to jazz? It is a genre consisting of rhythms of African music and was developed in the late 1800s. It is related to jazz by the instruments used in ragtime bands being used to create jazz. 3.Who was Buddy Bolden? What did his music sound like? He was cornetists who contributed to creation of a new form of classical jazz. No recordings were made of his sound therefore, his sound isn’t known. However, there are reports claiming that he had a loudpiercing sound. 4.What is bebop? It is bob which is fast rhythms and complex harmonies.It is not dancing music. 5.What is hot jazz? How does it differ from classic jazz? Hot jazz emphasizes improvisation. Lots of musicians take part in improvisation all at once whilst in classical jazz it was limited to one instrument at a time. 1. How is jazz music like classical music? How is it different? They are similar by both using basic forms and structures. They’re different
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