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Unformatted text preview: - Creating solos that are personal and original. - Playing in a fashion that fits the mood of the song being played. Understand the common form of most Jazz songs: (Intro) melody, solo section, melody re-statement. Bebop Different than the music preceding it in that it is: - more harmonically complex - more rhythmically complex - generally played with faster tempos - requires greater instrumental facility from the musicians involved - generally more “Jagged” in terms of melody and improvisations. -Bebop was created during late night jam sessions at Minton’s Playhouse. Be able to name the 4 main innovators of Bebop. -Understand, and be able to write about why Bebop was not well received during its early years. -Be familiar with the musical styles of Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, and Thelonious Monk as well as the people who influenced each artist . Consult your lecture notes/text book for this information....
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This note was uploaded on 04/06/2012 for the course MUS 307 taught by Professor Heflin during the Fall '07 term at University of Texas.
- Fall '07