The birth of Jazz
Jazz was born in America. African and European musical elements combined to create jazz and develop into a U.S. art form.
African slaves who were brought to the U.S. preserved many parts of their musical culture, including rhythms, songs, and dances. During the 19th century there was growing contact between black and white people in the U.S. This ...
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I briefly describe the development of the string quartet. How would you relate this chamber ensemble to modern performing groups such as the jazz quartet? Or to a rock ensemble? What are some of the similarities and differences?View Full Posting Details