The Heart of Jazz

New Orleans, Louisiana is the birthplace of jazz. And Jazz is considered the music of today and tomorrow. Jazz was extremely popular in the Black church, specifically in the form of call and response.

Types of Jazz

  • Classical
  • Swing
  • Bebop
  • Modal
  • Free
  • Fusion
  • Scat
  • Improvisation

Notable Artists

  • Buddy Bolden
  • Branford Marsalis
  • Al Jarreau
  • Ornette Coleman
  • Herbie Hancock
  • John Coltrain
  • Billie Holiday
  • Sarah Vaughn
  • Lester Young
  • Tony Hawkins
  • Charlie Parker
Print Friendly, PDF & Email


The Spirit of Gospel

THE SPIRIT OF GOSPEL 5 Stages of Gospel StoreFront  Folk Spiritual Great Migration Shout Transitional Common form of gospel is call and response. Oftentimes when

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Read More »

Jubilee Quartets

Jubilee Quartets from Beginning to End origin began in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth century used to finance universities and colleges the first

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Read More »

Ari Lennox

Ari Lennox Discography Albums/EPs/Mixtapes Shea Butter Baby (2019) Pho (2016) Ariography (2013) Five Finger Discount (2012) Features/Collaborations Revenge of the Dreamers II by Dreamville (2015)

Print Friendly, PDF & Email
Read More »