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  Jazz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
One of the key influences on jazz was blues, a rural folk art that changed as fl musicians migrated to the cities in the late 19th century.
The early development of jazz was racially segregated, reflecting the culture of the United States at the time, with the innovation of mainly fl club musicians being taken onto bandstands by white band leaders, who tended to mould the music more to orthodox rhythms and harmony.
Musicians have been improvising since at least the time of Bach (who was a very accomplished improviser), but improvisation in a group setting was rare before jazz.
www.icyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/j/ja/jazz.html   (1477 words)

Though jazz has its folk roots, it was partly created by formally-trained musicians like Lorenzo Tio[?].
There was a general liberalization of customs before World War I. Public dance halls, clubs, and tea rooms opened in the cities, and fl dances like the cakewalk and the shimmy[?] were eventually adopted by a white public, especially the flappers.
Later bebop musicians, such as trumpeter Miles Davis made more stylistic advances with modal jazz where the harmonic structure of pieces was much more free than previously, and frequently only implied by skeletal piano chords and bass parts.
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ja/Jazz.html   (1020 words)

 Jazz   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Jazz is a musical art form rooted West African cultural and musical expression and the African American blues tradition with diverse influences over time characterized by blue notes syncopation swing call and response polyrhythms and improvisation.
At the root of jazz is the the folk music of former African slaves the American South and their descendants heavily by West African cultural and musical traditions evolved as fl musicians migrated to the -- most notably the Storyville district of New Orleans -- in the late 19th century.
Early jazz influences found their first mainstream in the marching band music of the which was the standard form of popular music at the turn of century.
www.freeglossary.com /Jazz   (2669 words)

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Jazz INFOsource Arizona State University Libraries The books listed in this guide are reference sources for information on the subject of jazz, jazz musicians, and jazz recordings.
The main section of the work is an alphabetical listing of biographical sources on individual jazz musicians and ensembles.
Jazz: New Orleans, 1885-1963: An Index to the Negro Musicians of New Orleans.
www.asu.edu /lib/helpfiles/jazz.html   (1718 words)

 ASU Libraries: Jazz Subject Guide
A dictionary of jazz terms, slang, styles, geographic locations, movements, clubs and other venues, etc. Includes a few biographical entries, but it is difficult to judge on what basis they were chosen.
A bibliography listing over 6600 publications on jazz, blues, spirituals and gospel music, as well as selected literature on the background and origin of the music.
An attempt at a comprehensive listing of recordings made by women jazz instrumentalists, covering the period of 1913 to 1968.
www.asu.edu /lib/subject/jazz.htm   (1507 words)

 Lists of musicians   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
See list of musicians for a structured list.
List of musicians in the first wave of punk music
List of musicians in the second wave of punk music
www.adres.nl /music/ListsOfMusicians.asp   (52 words)

 Jazz Musicians Record Covers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Musicians from of the best writing about jazz backs of record covers.
This work covers the field of jazz and biographies of individual musicians, refer to the General Catalog of the ASU Libraries.
Maybe that has something went into the record; other free jazz records that we of the long-playing record, some of which is now being re-released.
jazz-music.be /Denver_holiday_party_jazz_band/jazz_musicians_record_covers.html   (565 words)

 Detroit Jazz Musicians - Jazz Bulletin Board
Lars and I interviewed over 100 musicians and those interviews, coupled with Lars' desk research of fl Detroit newspapers, form the backbone of B Motown.
Certainly the Jones brothers have to be at the top of the list of important jazz musicians from Motown.
I've compiled a list of Detroit jazz musicians and the length is astounding.
forums.allaboutjazz.com /showthread.php?t=420   (1018 words)

 List of jazz musicians
A jazz musician is someone who plays jazz music.
Jazz musicians must be good improvisers and have a thorough knowledge of musical scales.
1 Some of the most famous jazz musicians
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/ja/Jazz_musician.html   (71 words)

 Wedding Bands Phoenix, Wedding Music Phoenix
Phoenix Jazz musicians or a live Jazz Wedding Band can add a fabulous touch to any wedding.
We have a comprehensive list of Phoenix Jazz musicians that can help you make your special day complete.
Phoenix, AZ Jazz band originally from the east coast.
www.myphoenixwedding.com /categories/jazz   (184 words)

 Wedding Bands Boston, Wedding Music Boston
Boston Jazz musicians or a live Jazz Wedding Band can add a fabulous touch to any wedding.
We have a comprehensive list of Boston Jazz musicians that can help you make your special day complete.
Winiker musicians are personable, enthusiastic and sensitive to the needs of your guests.
www.mybostonwedding.com /categories/jazz   (806 words)

 Librarians' Internet Index: http://www.lii.org/pub/htdocs/search?action=show;search=jazz;searchtype=keywords
Jazz in Time "places jazz against the backdrop of American history." Included are audio clips of many jazz performers (RealPlayer), and extensive Biographies from the New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.
Jazz lovers of any persuasion — straight ahead jazz, big band, fusion, acid, or Latin — will find release announcements, reviews, concert information, interviews, articles, biographies, a free e-mail newsletter, discussion groups, nicknames of the jazz greats, and how to "speak jazz." There's even a list of jazz musicians featured on postage stamps, and more.
This is "basic information about jazz string players past and present, with an emphasis on violinists." See Jazz String Players by Style for a list of artists arranged by musical style; the Directory section includes further listings, arranged by instrument (including viola and cello).
www.lii.org /pub/htdocs/search?action=show;search=jazz;searchtype=keywords   (1375 words)

 Jazz Musicians
Jazz master Louis Armstrong remains one of the most loved and best known of all jazz musicians.
A list of jazz musicians and biographies; part of an exploration of jazz history of the 20th Century; including the main periods, styles and musicians important to Jazz music.
Complete jazz websites for more than 180 top recording jazz musicians, record labels and organizations, as well as jazz news and interviews, artist sales, Jazz Cares, and home of the busiest bulletin board on the...
musicians.soundclicksecrets.net /1/Jazz-Musicians.html   (4843 words)

 Jazz list   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Her 15th album for the label should be out this summer, and features great jazz talents such as Lee Musicker on piano, Don Sickler on trumpet and flugelhorn, John Allred on trombone, Bob Kindred on sax, Jay Leonhart on bass and Joe Ascione on drums.
However, his foray into blending jazz with Chassidic music began after he’d relocated to South Florida in 1996 and was commissioned to do so by the Art and Culture Center of Hollywood in celebration of Israel’s 50th anniversary.
Although bordering on smooth jazz, the music is exceptionally well-crafted, with intelligent and evocative compositions from bassist Rivera, pianist Sosa and saxophonist DiÈz that do indeed bridge cultures, styles and moods.
www.citylinkmagazine.com /jazzlist.html   (11331 words)

 Jazz News: First Annual Florida Jazz Festival Coming to Seaside
Come April 19, the waterfront communities of Seaside and WaterColor will be hopping to the sounds of an array of the world’s leading jazz musicians during the first annual Florida Jazz Festival to Benefit the Seaside Institute.
The Grammy nominated Caribbean Jazz Project is scheduled to kickoff the Saturday event in the Lyceum in downtown Seaside.
Our goal is to establish a presence in the Jazz community.” But successful jazz events – like successful musical careers – don’t just happen without a commitment and lots of hard work.
www.allaboutjazz.com /php/news.php?id=1096   (761 words)

 Wedding Bands Denver, Wedding Music Denver
Denver Jazz musicians or a live Jazz Wedding Band can add a fabulous touch to any wedding.
We have a comprehensive list of Denver Jazz musicians that can help you make your special day complete.
Jazz groups from duo to sextet; Ellington to Metheny.
www.mydenverwedding.com /categories/jazz   (276 words)

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Edward 'Kidd' Jordan is probably the single most under-documented jazz musician of his generation, a fact that is even more remarkable when you consider that he is also one of the busiest musicians in the world.
The list of bands and artists Jordan has performed with reads like a 40-year Grammy program, from Ray Charles and Stevie Wonder to Aretha Franklin and the Supremes.
And the list of jazz musicians he has performed with is even longer, from Ed Blackwell and Ellis Marsalis to Ornette Coleman, Cannonball Adderley and Cecil Taylor.
www.indiejazz.com /ArtistDetail.aspx?ArtistID=122   (341 words)

 Latin Jazz Network - Artists, Music, Articles, Events, Interviews, Reviews
I studied jazz in Uruguay for 5 years, I was part of a jazz trio and we've got together to play almost everyday.
So, while I was studying at Berklee, I formed a Latin Jazz Ensemble comprised of 16 members which included voices and was called the "Vocalestra", but later on I decided to divide the ensemble into two different ones, "Sonabo" a Latin Vocal Group and my Latin Jazz band "Bandón 33.
You represent a new generation of musicians whose (pan-American) approach is expanding on the jazz tradition (ex: Miguel Zenón, David Sánchez, Osmany Paredes, Felipe Salles, Sebastian Schunke, etc).
www.latinjazznet.com /interviews/edu_tancredi.htm   (1847 words)

 Jazz Mississippi
The reception was a preview of the Mississippi Delta Jazz & Heritage Festival, which was held Saturday at Antwone´s Cafe in Greenville.
Lawson, the honored guest at the reception, is the recipient of this years Mississippi Jazz & Heritage Festival Lifetime Achievement Award.
Lawson and Myers instilled and shared with students the importance and influence jazz has had on the world, and its Delta history.
www.jazzmississippi.com   (680 words)

 Classic Jazz Guitar - Guitarists
The list reads like a who's who in jazz from the 1940's.
DeArango left New York and the national jazz scene at the close of the forties and made his home in Cleveland, Ohio.
This CD also contained some standards that, along with the free jazz forms, demonstrated the amazing musical range of this musician.
www.classicjazzguitar.com /artists/artists_page.jsp?artist=11   (244 words)

 What is Jazz?
This lesson is designed to be used as an introduction to jazz music and great jazz musicians.
Students will learn about the life of a jazz musician and the contributions that various jazz musicians have made to American music culture.
Provide your students with a brief history of jazz and visit the jazz section in Encarta to review the history of jazz.
www.microsoft.com /education/Jazz.mspx   (342 words)

 List Of Jazz Musician
Jerry Jazz Musician and Excellent Experiences at Morgan Stanley present "The Art of Jazz," a collection of...
One of the many honors and pleasures a jazz musician receives is the occasion to hear first-hand...
This is a list of jazz musicians on whom...
musicians.soundclicksecrets.net /3/List-of-Jazz-Musician.html   (4723 words)

 Wedding Bands Tucson, Wedding Music Tucson
Tucson Jazz musicians or a live Jazz Wedding Band can add a fabulous touch to any wedding.
We have a comprehensive list of Tucson Jazz musicians that can help you make your special day complete.
Standards, original jazz and Latin music for your wedding celebration with JJ Jazz.
www.mytucsonwedding.com /categories/jazz/index.html   (146 words)

 Wedding Bands Miami, Wedding Music Miami
Miami Jazz musicians or a live Jazz Wedding Band can add a fabulous touch to any wedding.
We have a comprehensive list of Miami Jazz musicians that can help you make your special day complete.
With their talents, incredible song lists, and varied musical stylings,they are sure to make your event a hit!
www.mywedding.com /wed/miami-jazz.html   (349 words)

 Wedding Bands Chicago, Wedding Music Chicago
Chicago Jazz musicians or a live Jazz Wedding Band can add a fabulous touch to any wedding.
We have a comprehensive list of Chicago Jazz musicians that can help you make your special day complete.
Lively Jazz and great popular music creates the perfect atmosphere for meeting, talking and rejoicing, promising good times for the rest of the evening.
www.mychicagowedding.com /categories/jazz/index.html   (535 words)

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biographies about the greatest musicians of all time from every genre of music, including classical jazz and popular music.
century including pop, jazz and rock musicians and groups.
Yahooligans Directory of Jazz Musicicans – A directory of web sites about jazz musicians.
mciunix.mciu.k12.pa.us /~techpd/spring2003/gross/Musicians2.htm   (116 words)

 International musicians list - jazz guitar players
He is a sensitive and exciting musician influenced by many great jazz and blues artists.
Joel Shapira is an accomplished jazz and classical guitarist based in Minnesota, available for all gigs.
Jazz, rock, blues and classical are the styles I play.
www.musicianspage.com /musicians-list/instrumentalists/guitar/jazz.html   (1393 words)

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