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  1. Bix wanted to be remembered for his composition entitled
    In a mist
  2. First major drumset soloist was
    Gene krupa
  3. Important night club in the late 1920s featured balck entertainers and white audiences
    Cotton Club


    1. Hell hound on my trail is a typical blues we have heard because




    1. His phrases are unmeasured




    1. Who played at the famous club in harlem


        1. Duke ellingtion



  • Duke ellington’s jungle sounds because of
        1. “bubber” miley and his plunger mute





    1. Slaves permiteted to congregate and dance in a place called


        1. Congo square





    1. Feature white performers


    Minstrel show


    1. Brubeck is associated with which musical concept


        1. Mixed meters






    1. MJQ has as its instrumentation







      1. Now horn players









    1. Monk used which of the following compositional devices



        1. Rhythmic development








    1. Process of keeping the melody intact but changing underlying harmonies



        1. Reharmonization





  • Used Concept of reharmonization




      1. Art tatum




  • Baker’s solo style can be described as
    Contrapuntal with Gerry mulligan
  • Example of Monk’s small cell development, takinga few notes and doing something interesting
    Straight no chase
  • Nonet=
    9 players
  • Birth of cool tune boplicity included

    French horn and tuba

  • Lester young was influential on the saxophonists in which period of jazz history

    Cool jazz

  • Percussionist chano pozo was heard on

    Cubanobe cubanobop

  • Blue rondo a la turk example of

    Cross rhythm

    • 2 ways to count the pulse in blue rondo a la turk



        • Super metric







    • Ragtime considered



        • Piano genre







    • Jumpin at the woodside is a





        • Riff based compostion








      • Swing period due to addition of Freddie green and walter page











        • Stride disappeared








      • Django’s group to be unidiomatic











        • Violin








      • Development of melodic chromaticsism created...



      Bebop



      • Most important race record label



      Okeh



      • First outstanding European jazz



      Django



      • More than one version of song











        • Alternate takes








      • Christian was one of the first musicians to make use of



      Amplification



      • One characteristic of bebop






      Melodic chromatcisism



      • Birdland bluc in new York name after:



      Charlie parker



      • Guitarist who incorporated a violin



      Django



      • Bebop players wrote new tunes with new titles base on the existing chord changes
        of popular songs for copyright reasons



      True



      • Charlie parker had an addictive personality



      True




      • Art tatum group was called the quintette de hot club du france













          • False












      • Bebop musicians wanted to move from being artist to successful, well-paid
        entertainers







      False



      • Bebop musicians wanted to move from being artist to successful, well-paid
        entertainers





      False



      • The high priest of bop monk played, thorugh a combination of clusters,
        phrasing, and pedaling as if he could bend the notes



      True



      • Duke ellington voiced across sections of the band



      True



      • Ellington limited himself to writing one version of each piece



      False



      • Ellington’s first band was called the Washingtonians



      True



      • Armstrong and his red hot peppers were in direct competition with joe “king” olver’s
        band



      False



      • Django was the first guitarist to use amplification



      False



      • Armstrong was investigated by FBI in Selma



      False



      • Count basie played at the cotton club in the late 1920s



      False



      • Bix played with an exuberant, exciting sounds and approach to the music



      False



      • Standard group of the bobop period was the big band, 5 sexes, 3-4 trombones, 3-4
        trumpets and 4 rhythm



      False



      • Monk was the first jazz musician to introduce afro Cuban



      False



      • Changing melody and title and didn’t change chords is illegal because of copyright



      False



      • Concerto for cooties written for…..



      cootie Williams



      • Bix is important as the first...



      Big time white jazz musician



      • Bass line of quarter notes, played on the pulse is called …..



      walking base line
    • Concept know was the golden section is base on a
      sequence of numbers the …..
      fibonaccie series



      • Ragtime is considered to be a genre that features …..



      piano
    • AABBACCDD is na example of the …..
      military march/ragtime



      • Baker Played...



      trumpet



      • Slam stewart played



      bass



      • Hawkins played...



      saxophone



      • Bechet played



      saxophone/clarinet



      • Christian played



      guitar



      • Goodman played



      clarinet





      • Django played





      guitar



      • Milt Jackson played





      vibraphone



      • Charlie parker played





      alto saxophone



      • Cootie Williams played



      trumpet



      • Doggin around was played by... type of jazz...



      count basie, swing



      • Shaw nuff:







      Parker bebop
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