Final Study Guide

Final Study Guide - Final Exam study guide Spring 2009 1....

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Final Exam study guide – Spring 2009 1. Know something about each of these jazz musicians Cootie Williams - trumpet, swing, used mutes, Concerto for Cootie, New East St. Louis Toodle- Oo Scott Lafarro – bass, revolutionized technical approach to double bass Jaco Pastorious – electric bass, Weather Report Chet Baker - trumpet, "pianoless" quartet, counterpoint, no harmonic instrument, bernie's tune, walkin' shoes Django Rheinhart - lost 2 fingers in fire, un-amplified guitar, Quintette du Hot Club de France, first outstanding European Jazz Musician, transition from swing to bebop Paul Chambers – bass, hardbop, in Miles’s sextet, Kind of Blue , 1959-1963 Art Blakey – drums, hardbop, Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers, loosening of jazz drumming style, used loud intrusions as accompanimental figures Stan Getz – tenor sax, brazilian latin jazz, Art Tatum - limited vision, amazing technique and velocity at piano, Willow Weep for Me, Tiger Rag, transition from swing to bebop John Coltrane – tenor and soprano sax, came to fame with miles davis quintet, A Love Supreme celebrated victory over drugs, musica universalis, church in san Francisco named after him, used Thesaurus of Musical Scales by Nicholas Slonimsky, technique yielded sheets of sound , Clifford Brown – trumpet, hardbop, worked with sonny Rollins (sax) and max roach (drums), long fluid lines, reminiscent of bebop, Sonny Rollins – sax, hardbop, melodic development Dave Brubeck – west coast (cool) jazz, piano, cover of TIME magazine, Blue Rondo Ala Turk , supermetric, international fame, admired as composer, Time Out (most famous album), incorporated classical European elements Herbie Hancock – piano, postbop, played in miles davis famous rhythm section, 1963-
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