All that Jazz

  • Posted on: 30 January 2020
  • By: mattdavis
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In this holistic course, we will be looking at the history and the social context of jazz music, from its early evolution in the post civil-war America of the 1900s through the World Wars and the Civil Rights movements to today. We will look at how the music helped to shape modern America, and its impact on musical forms today.
We will also be learning how to play this demanding and exciting style of music, from the Dixieland and Second line of New Orleans to the New York Bebop movement of 1940s.

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