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when was it written?
1959
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what style of jazz is it?
modal jazz
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what period is it?
Jazz
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name 3 key features of jazz music..
lots of improv,polyrythms are used constantly, syncopation and swung notes.
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which sections is inprov used in?
solo sections
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time sig?
6/4 ( jazz waltz)
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frontline instruments?
trumpet, alto and tenor sax
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how is the trumpet played?
muted
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trumpet solo?
short and syncopated
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Alto sax solo?
wide range of notes and quick
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tenor sax solo?
fast scales
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rhythmic section?
piano, double bass , drums
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How is the piano played?
tremolo
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how is the bass played?
pizzicato
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how are the drums played?
wire brushes are used
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piano solo?
calm and simple melody
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what type of chord pattern is used?
12 bar blues
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structure?
head arrangement
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structure? detail?
intro: rhythm, head 1: head melody(trumpet) x2, solos :trumpet solo then alto then tenor then piano, Head 2 :head melody(trumpet) x2, Coda: trumpet solo
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tonality?
G major with flattened 7th
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Texture?
homophonic
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