Jazz styles

Discussion in 'Technique [BG]' started by No_Fingures, Feb 27, 2003.

  1. No_Fingures


    Jun 17, 2002
    Boston Ma
    What makes each jazz style what it is. And what kinda jazz styles do ya got. You have Bebop, swing, acid, smooth, straight ahead fusion. If ya have any others i forget post em. Also what makes these what they are..
  2. JimK


    Dec 12, 1999
    Hard Bop(sub genres = Soul Jazz &/or Funky Jazz)
    Third Stream(Jazz + Classical...New Age?)
    Cool Jazz
    Jazz-Rock(precursor, maybe, to '70s Fusion?)
    Big Band Jazz
    Latin Jazz
    Afro-Cuban Jazz
    Brasilian Jazz
    Free Jazz(Avant Gard? New Thing?)

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