Category: Bebop

All That Jazz

Out of the groundbreaking genres of blues and ragtime came a madness to be reckoned with: Jazz.  ‘America’s Music’, Jazz emerged from New Orleans, Louisiana

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Where You From?

Jazz Background The major components of Jazz are improvisation, syncopation, swing, a blues feeling, and complex harmonies. Unlike the majority of genres, Jazz is most prestigious

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Billy Taylor

Billy Taylor was born on July 24th, 1921 and he was an jazz pianist, composer, broadcaster, and educator. Taylor was born in North Carolina, but

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Hard Bop

By: Ashley Dickson & Jade Johnson [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8T0cPCTVYbg[/embedyt] Hard Bop is a subgenre of jazz that is an extension of bebop music. The term began

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