The Jazz Gallery

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Both forms of music emerged within the American Deep South around the end of the nineteenth century and unfold north and fashioned numerous sub-genres. Jazz and blues are both characterized by means of “blue” notes, swung notes, and syncopated rhythms. When blues musicians begin closely improvising, the road between blues and jazz begins to decrease. In reality, mastery of blues type enjoying is considered a part of learning to play jazz.

It was such a big part of the New Orleans culture that black jazz musicians were allowed to play in brothels and bars within the red-gentle district, leading to the growing reputation of jazz. Another element of New Orleans culture was the European marching bands that played at funerals and toured black communities in the Deep South. These musicians picked up sure elements of the jazz type and carried it with them throughout the rest of the northern and … Read More