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influenced jimi hendrix sly stone and james brown
miles davis
united miles own blues roots with rock, international music and avant gard trends in jazz
miels davis
led by teh single most influential musician in teh genre
miles davis
most important groups of teh following decades were led by this bands alumni
miles davis
in early recordings abonded the soloist with rhythm section accompaniment paradigm of traidtional jazz in favor of a more collective approach to imporvisation
weather report wayne shorter
anticipated and contributed to a growing interest in world music rhythms and strucutres
weather report wayne shorter
black mark
weather report wayne shorter
their first album the headhunters is one of the top 5 selling recordings in the history of jazz
her bie hancock headhunters
sound characterized by ehavy use of the clarinet in a guitar like rhythmic role
herbie hancock headhunters
widely sampled by acts including nas coolio, and madonna
the headhunters, herbie hancock
a descendant of a earlier bands continuin gexperiments with form, polyrhythm melody, harmony adn often adding language to the equation
dappy theory andy milne
association chralie paker
art blakey
was a leader for 40 years hiring and mentoring many of the best musicians and composer in jazz
art blakey
emphasized dynamic control in ensembles and thematic
art blakey
improvisations for solosist
art blakey
notable sideman: freddie hubbard, lee morgan, yane shorter
art blakey
shuffle rhythm
art blakey
heavily influenecd by music of duke ellington liek ellington his writing was tailord to musicians in his ensebles and emphasized their strengths
charles mingus
changes in tempo in songs
charles mingus
lovebird was dedicated to charlie PARKER
charles mingus
a descendant of a earlier bands continuin gexperiments with form, polyrhythm melody, harmony adn often adding language to the equation
dappy theory andy milne
association chralie paker
art blakey
was a leader for 40 years hiring and mentoring many of the best musicians and composer in jazz
art blakey
emphasized dynamic control in ensembles and thematic
art blakey
improvisations for solosist
art blakey
notable sideman: freddie hubbard, lee morgan, yane shorter
art blakey
shuffle rhythm
art blakey
heavily influenecd by music of duke ellington liek ellington his writing was tailord to musicians in his ensebles and emphasized their strengths
charles mingus
changes in tempo in songs
charles mingus
lovebird was dedicated to charlie PARKER
charles mingus
his music is difficult to categorize it has element sof gospel music, classical music free jazz and th ecollective improvisations of new orleans jazz
charles mingus
notable sideman : pepper adams eric dolphy charles mcpherson
charles mingus
a descendant of earlier bands continuing experiments with form, polyrhyhm melody, harmony and often adding language to the equation
dappy theory andy milne
heavily influenced by music of duke ellington like ellington his writing was tailord to musicians in his ensembles and emphasized their strengths
charles mingus
changes in tempo in songs
charles mingus
lovebird was dedicated to charlie parkers
charles mingus
notable sideman :
pepper adams, eric dolphy charles mcpherson
charles mingus
his accessible cmpositions were noted for sing able melodies, elegant harmony
Horace Silver
helped create the rhythmically forceful branch of jazz known as "hard bop"
Horace Silver
notable sideman blue mitchell joe henderson and woody shaw
Horace Silver
along with partner don redman created a format for big band arrangements that was to influence arrangers for the next 30 years.
Fletcher Henderson
his arrangements contribtued to the success of clarinetist benny goodman
Fletcher Henderson
origianlly inlfluenced by duke ellington and don redman
gil evans
expanded orchestral palette of jaz usin rarely heard instruemnts includin gthe french horn tuba harp mandolin bassoon among others.
gil evas
recrod with david bowie and sting
gil evnas
dissonacnce and associatino
miles davis
the arrangers training in classical and lon form music was essential to the duke ellinton orchestra enabling their experiments in extended compositions
billy strayhorn
was a prolific composer as well, contributed several important works to the jazz cannon.
billy strayhorn
piano with gil evans orchestra
gil godstein
jaz recording artist accomplished
gil goldstein
was an assitant librarian for mentor gil evans
maria schneider
a pioneer in internet marketing is the first artist to win a grammy award for a recording sold exclusively on teh web
maria schneider
one o fteh giants of harlem "stude piano", FIRST JAZZ ORGANIST
thomas fats waller
expanded teh VOCABULARY OF THE JAZZ PIANO WITH ASTONISHING TECHNIQUE, advanced harmonic concepts and boudless creativity.
art tatum
CLASSICAL MUSICIANS including SERGEI RACHMANINOFF AND VLADMIR HOROWITZ attended his performances and marvedl at his techniqeu
art tatum
partial blindenss
art tatum
influeced by fats waller/art tatum
george shearing
weave classical influences such as FRENCH COMPOSER DEBUSSY AND SATIE
george shaearing
wrote a piano concert in honor of ART TATUm adn performed in TOLEDO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
stanley cowell
has been a PROFESSOR AT RUTGERS UNIVERSITY
stnaley cowell
recipient of the 2003 GUGGENHEIM MEORIAL fellowship for composition and 3 GRAMMY NOMINATIONS
fred hersche
use of trio format CONSIDERED REVOLUTIONARY AT A TIME WHEN BIG BANDs dominated teh jazz scene.
nat king cole
trios piano bass guitar insturmentation adapted by OSCAR PETERSON ART TATUM AHMAD JAHMAL DIANA KRALL
nat king cole
use of teh trio format as a FOIL FOR PIANIST VIRTUOSITy
bud powell
one of the finest examples of BEBOP PALYIGN explored by piano trio
BUD POWELL
this trios use of space, surpsei adn REPTITION has influenced many imporatnt musicians indcluding MILES DAVIS
ahmad jamal
the trios recording sare REVERED BY HIP HOP ARTSIST and have been SAMPELD BY NAS< COMMON JAY Z AMONG OTHERS.
ahmad jaml