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6/14/07 1 Lecture 18 Jazz history, musical structure, race relations Ellington Armstrong Goodman 6/14/07 2 Jazz musical practice emerged in early 20th century sources: ragtime (e.g., Scott Joplin’s “Maple Leaf Rag” — note extensive syncopation) blues marches and other forms of American, European- & African- derived music such as dance orchestras popular music: predominant dance music from 1920s to 40s 1920s dubbed the “Jazz Age” 6/14/07 3 styles of jazz history has been periodicized by writers and other fans according to decade and/or according to such labels as: Dixieland or New Orleans Swing Bebop Hard bop Cool jazz Modal jazz Free jazz these labels reflect important differences in ways of 6/14/07 4 New Orleans Style cornet, trombone, clarinet, piano, banjo. piano and banjo serve as “rhythm section” - sometimes with drum and/or tuba polyphony of three melodic instruments improvising simultaneously
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2008 for the course MUSIC 26AC taught by Professor Brinner during the Fall '07 term at University of California, Berkeley.

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