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Charlie Parkerand thematic improvisation

by Martin, Henry

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Published by Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Scarecrow Press in Rutgers, Lanham, Md, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Parker, Charlie, -- 1920-1955 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Improvisation (Music),
  • Jazz -- Analysis, appreciation.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p131-134. - Includes index.

    Statementby Henry Martin.
    SeriesStudies in jazz -- no.24
    ContributionsRutgers University. Institute of Jazz Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 155p. :
    Number of Pages155
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22265355M
    ISBN 10081083121X

    On this page: I. My stuff. Improvisation activities (forthcoming book, pedagogy, conference presentations, articles, etc). II. Other peoples’ stuff. A bibliography of improvisation resources. ===== Part I. My Stuff. Classical (or historic) improvisation is a fascinating art, and seems to be gaining attention and interest among college-level music schools, private instructors, and independent. Abstract. On Ma , the Baroness Pannonica de Koenigswarter found her houseguest’s dead body sprawled across the sofa. He had arrived three days earlier on his way to a club performance in Boston suffering from an aggravated ulcer, but he refused to check into a Cited by: 2.

    Style of artist: Birdlike melodic lines in his improvisations, cross-instrumental influence (charlie Parker's phrasing) Max Roach on drums In the solo section, long phrases in Powell's right hand like Charlie Parker's saxophone lines. Powell's vocalizations - process of jazz improvisation is a mental one. By learning solos from one of the early masters of electric guitar, Charlie Christian, guitarists can “go to the well of inspiration”, and learn the original licks that inspired generations of guitarists. Players like T-Bone Walker, B.B. King, SRV, and Eric Clapton have all “borrowed” from the great Charlie Christian.

      Updated: The Rev. Dr. Samuel Wells, former dean of Duke University Chapel, is vicar of St Martin-in-the-Fields, London. Contrary to popular perception, improvisation is not about being original, clever, witty or spontaneous but about being so steeped in a tradition that you learn to take the right things for granted, said the Rev. Dr. Samuel Wells. Charlie Parker - "Don't play the saxophone. Let it play you." Charlie Parker - "If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn." Charlie Parker - "It's not all smoke and mirrors. Some of it comes from books." Charlie Parker - "Once I could play what I heard inside me, that's when I was born.".


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