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Jazz singing

America"s great voices from Bessie Smith to bebop and beyond

by Will Friedwald

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Published by Da Capo Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Jazz vocals -- History and criticism,
    • Singers -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWill Friedwald.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3508 .F74 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 505 p. :
      Number of Pages505
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL985792M
      ISBN 100306807122
      LC Control Number96023837

      Get this from a library! Jazz singing: America's great voices from Bessie Smith to Bebop and beyond. [Will Friedwald] -- The story of how jazz and blues gave birth to popular singing, examining the style of creative singers and why their music was influential.   In a chapter on jazz singing (“So, What?”), Dave Brubeck, a University (then College) of the Pacific graduate, is included as someone Coleman didn’t particularly prefer, even Author: Tony Sauro.

      Finally a place for vocalists! New York Jazz Academy® allows musicians to take their vocal chops to new levels by offering a range of courses, from vocal groups and ensembles, private lessons, jazz intensives, and more, all in an effort to collaborate and share ideas with other s are led by Carolyn Leonhart, Sirintip, Vicki Burns, and Tammy Scheffer, . Janet is currently writing SING JAZZ NOW, a comprehensive book and lesson plan to teach the basics of jazz singing. Watch this space for further info and an announcement of her first workshop to celebrate the book's release! Janet, along with her husband Dave Swan, was the founder of the Dunwoody Jazz Society.

      Training Requirements for Singing Jazz. Related Book. Singing For Dummies, 2nd Edition. By Pamelia S. Phillips. Familiar jazz songs are sometimes arrangements of songs from other styles of music. When jazz singers create an arrangement of a musical theater standard, they usually change the notes and rhythms from the original music. The new jazz book: a history and guide Henderson forties Gerry Mulligan guitar guitarist Harlem harmonic horn important improvisation instrument J. J. Johnson jazz history jazz musicians jazz singing Jelly Roll Jimmy Giuffre John Lewis Johnny Jones Kansas City Kenton Konitz Lester Young Lionel Hampton Louis Armstrong Max Roach melodic lines.


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