HW assignment 07-1
Cornet (later replaced with trumpet), clarinet, trombone, drums, bass,
guitar and sometimes piano
Trumpet= melody, clarinet= harmony above the melody. Trombone=
punctuates melody from below. Drums= steady beat. Beat= glue that
holds other instruments together. Guitar/ piano= chordal structure
-Swinging, stomping, syncopated beat
Being the birthplace of jazz has made New Orleans the musical centre
of America. This has brought a large amount of tourism to the area.
Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, Buddy Bolten, Ellis Marsalis.
MISC: New Orleans jazz is the first ever jazz style. New Orleans jazz can be described as
meeting, and mixing, of the essences and emotions of many people, of many cultures”
Chicago style (aka Dixieland)
, clarinet, trombone, piano, guitar, banjo, drums,
double bass and tuba
piano, guitar, banjo, drums, double bass and tuba= rhythm section.
Trumpet, sax, clarinet and trombone provide melody etc