U8 TQ.docx - Canann Edgar Mrs Templer Unit 8 Jazz Text Questions Review Questions Question 1 What is syncopation Answer 1 It is placing emphasis or

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Canann EdgarMrs. TemplerUnit 8: JazzText QuestionsReview QuestionsQuestion 1: What is syncopation?Answer 1:It is placing emphasis or accents on beats that are unexpected.Question 2: What is ragtime? How is it related to jazz?Answer 2: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.Question 3: Who was Buddy Bolden? What did his music sound like?Answer 3: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 loud piercing sound.Question 4: What is bebop?Answer 4:A type of jazz originating in the 1940s and characterized by complex harmony and rhythms. It is associated particularly with Charlie Parker, Thelonious Monk, and Dizzy Gillespie.
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