Author: Cburden1

Jazzy Jazz

What is Jazz Music?     Jazz music originated in the African American community. Jazz music developed from the influence of blues and ragtime music.

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Classical Music

WHAT IS CLASSICAL MUSIC? Although portrayed as only a European genre of music, Classical music is a piece of art that comes from the African

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I’ve Got the Blues

What were the Blues?   The Blues music genre originated in the 19th century, in the Deep South. The Blues was a reflection of the

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Who Stole the Blues?

The commodification of the Blues   Blues Music is deeply rooted in the culture and history of African American people. It originated in the Deep

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The Glee of Jubilee

Who were the Jubilee Quartets? Jubilee quartets were popular African American religious groups. Jubilee quartet singers originated in 1871 when a Caucasian when the students

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Earth, Wind, &Fire

A little Recap on Funk music It is a genre of music that is known for its upbeat tune, and the dance moves that come

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