NOTES FOR MIDTERM part one
1. Parts of the Gumbo Pot of American Music.
a. Blues the base. Work songs, spirituals, etcacademically defined as western
harmonies with African rhythms.
b. American fiddle Music made up of fiddle music that came from all the p
NOTES FOR FINAL:
The focus on the final will be from the 1929 crash till the 1960s. This was the next wave of the
Great Migration that brought a different kind of music to Chicago.
1. Jazz changed. After the crash the base of jazz moved to New York with t
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MIDTERM NOTES PART TWO
1. Classic blues is defined by the following facts:
a. Female black singer backed by jazz band
b. All music sung is not necessarily the blues, but labeled that way due to race of band.
c. A craze that started in the early twenties w
Early Jazz Timeline:
Spanish Government takes over New Orleans.
War of 1812: Andrew Jackson leads his soldiers to New Orleans on the promise of back
pay in a town with a growing reputation for prostitution. Crude buildings were erected