MUS 2000 Bix Beiderbecke

MUS 2000 Bix Beiderbecke - More introspective Three periods...

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Leon Bix Beiderbecke First great white jazz musician. Born Davenport Iowa, 1903. Very short life, due to general health neglect and alcoholism. Very different from Louis Armstrong Used the cornet Used wider intervals More introspective
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Bix Very Different from Louis Armstrong Used the cornet Used wider intervals
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Unformatted text preview: More introspective Three periods of his career: Wolverines with Hoagy Carmichael Frankie Trumbauer (Tram) Paul Whiteman (Very commercial) Wanted to be remembered as a composer In A Mist Self taught- unorthodox technique The Wolverines Paul Whitemans Orchestra...
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