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Unformatted text preview: for first time pop music is thought of as art combine great songs, arrangers, and production along with singer Ive Got Under My Skin-by Cole Porter , arranged by Nelson Riddle Ella Fitzgerald- comes out of swing era Sang with Chick Webb Great natural voice- contrasted to Billie Holiday Scat singer They Cant Take That Away From Me- by George and Ira Gershwin Sung with Louis Armstrong Art Tatum virtuoso pianist- astounding technique Transitional figure between Swing and Bebop Essentially a Swing player- but in a category by himself 2 contributions to Bebop- technique and harmony advanced the harmonic language of jazz- reharmonization fast run in both hands Willow Weep for Me...
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This note was uploaded on 02/20/2012 for the course SCHC 367 taught by Professor Mr.valerio during the Spring '11 term at South Carolina.
- Spring '11