Would you like to start listening to jazz music? This article is a top 10 list of great jazz albums to start your jazz CD collection.
This article summarizes the achievements of the jazz band Spyro Gyra. It also tries to answer the question of whether the band plays jazz or pop or a hybrid of both.
For five years, every Sunday night at 5531 Germantown Avenue, Phila, a vigorous synthesis of jazz arranging, improvising & playing was the order of the evening at the LaRose Club Jam in Germantown.
Valaida Snow was one of the most energetic and hard- working women in the show business world. Often referred to as "The Female Louis Armstrong", she proved herself to be a multi-talented entertainer. Her mother taught...
God Bless The Child chord melody guitar arrangement. Chords, tab, video. Accurate high quality transcriptions. In depth theory explanation. Video examples.
Duke Ellington was a composer born in Washington D.C. in 1899. His lively big band's jazz music sums up the phrase: ‘good music never dies’. Over a century since the musician, whose real name was Edward Kennedy...
This Hub is about how the young Jazz Turks of Bebop took over from the Big Band era creating a genre, and a look into their lives these personalities who were unique and the added to the Jazz Genre
The article will exam the album "Sunlight" by Herbie Hancock. The album will be examined in order to explore the fundamentals of any work of art.
The defining eras of one of the most significant and unique musical genres in U.S. History -- Jazz.
Sun Ra It was in the early 1980s when I got my first Sun Ra records. From 1986 to 1992 I had the pleasure to attended four of his extraordinary performances, including the 1986 concert in East Berlin. But he was not...