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Glossary of Jazz Music Terms - Jazz Music Definitions - About.com
Expand your jazz vocabulary here, with a glossary of jazz music terms and slang used within the jazz community. The language used to talk about jazz can be ...
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Jazz Technical Terms - About.com
A list of technical terms about jazz. ... View More. 14 Articles in: Glossary of Jazz Technical Terms - Jazz Technical Term Definitions. Changes · "Changes" refers ...
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Stride Jazz Term - Definition of Jazz Term Stride - About.com
Stride is a style of piano jazz that originated in Harlem, New York during World War I.
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What is Swing - Definition of Jazz Term Swing - About.com
"Swing" refers to a style of jazz, a certain rhythmic quality, and an inexplicable quality of good music.
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Comp Jazz Term- Definition of Jazz Term Comp - About.com
Definition: short for “accompany.” When a jazz soloist is improvising, the members of the rhythm section comp for him by providing the pulse, groove, and  ...
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Definition of Jazz Term 'Scat Singing' - About.com
a style of vocal jazz improvisation in which the vocalist substitutes nonsense syllables for lyrics. Scat singing is often used to imitate the type of melodic line that a ...
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Glossary of Jazz Slang and Styles - Definitions of Jazz ... - About.com
A basic glossary of jazz slang terms and various jazz styles.
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Modal Jazz Term - Modal Jazz Definition - About.com
Definition: In modal jazz, the harmonic foundation for songs is a series of chords, each implying a specific mode (also known as a scale), and not necessarily ...
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Bebop Jazz Term - Definition of Jazz Term Bebop - About.com
Bebop is a jazz style that was developed in the 1940s.
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Chorus Jazz Term - Definition of Jazz Term Chorus - About.com
A chorus is a full cycle through the form of a jazz tune.
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