I love Jazz, but taking a class where you just had to memorize songs was a really bad idea. Pretty sure I got a C- in that class.read more
Weather Bird: Trumpet and Piano Honky Tonky: lots of Piano riffs, “honky tonky” sound in the bass. Maple Leaf Rag: Straight piano Cake walk: “do do do do do dodo dooooo dododododo doooo” Sounds like fallout 3. Singing the blues sounds kind of woody allen, a lot of dropping, follow it with your finger no vocals Tiger rag by ODJB: the squeak that rises, fast paced, sounds like some cowbell, lots of squeals. Bessie Smith ST Louis blues: sounds whinny, long drawn out woman’s voice. Hellhound: keep moving West end blues: very woody allen, starts with louis armstrong trumpet introduction tiger rag not by white guys: long piano intro, very fast piano. B.B King - No Good: Distinct backbeat,distinct black guy, makes me want to stomp my foot. Dippermouth blues - Distinct hits of three, bum bum bum. Multiple people singing with drums is Ghana One person is Griot sounds like gibberish. Field song - no instrument, long complainy, melosmatic Traveling blues: spoken with guitar Memphis blues: cheery, sounds like it’s from a charlie chaplin comedy. Ol’ Joe Clark - sounds like it has banjo. Handfull of keys: Fast jumping around just piano Carolina: very light piano, very high notes. Maple leaf - Piano very recognizable Harlem all are just piano. tatum said god is in the house.