MUS 2000 Transition to Bebop

MUS 2000 Transition to Bebop - Art Tatum Art Tatum •...

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Transition from Swing to Bebop Transition from Swing to Bebop
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Charlie Christian - Breakfast Feud Charlie Christian - Breakfast Feud Charlie Christian w/ Goodman sextet. Blues form. This is a compilation of several solos. Each solo is introduced by a 4 bar phrase. First example of amplified electric guitar.
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Django Reinhardt Django Reinhardt 1910-1953 Belgian gypsy guitarist 1928 - Lost 2 fingers in a fire. Compensated with a new technique. Un-amplified – unlike Charlie Christian Quintette du Hot Club de France First outstanding European Jazz Musician
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Unformatted text preview: Art Tatum Art Tatum • 1909-1956 • Severely limited vision • Amazing Technique & velocity at piano • Reharmonization • Willow Weep for Me • Tiger Rag Coleman Hawkins Coleman Hawkins • Body & Soul – A famous pop song, he plays nothing resembling the original melody. • Extensive use of the tri-tone substitution. • Very advanced harmonic concepts. I Got Rhythm I Got Rhythm • Don Byas (Tenor Sax) • Slam Stewart (Bass) • Recorded 6/9/1945 • Don Byas – very advanced tenor sax • Slam Stewart known for bowed/sung solos...
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This note was uploaded on 10/07/2011 for the course MUS 2000 taught by Professor Nunnery during the Fall '08 term at LSU.

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MUS 2000 Transition to Bebop - Art Tatum Art Tatum •...

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