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Flashcards in Ch 10: Group Questions Deck (14):
1

What is the primary ingredient in “western African music”

Rhythm

2

Rhythmically define a difference between European and Western African music

European - strong 1 and 3, weak 2 and 4
Western African - mixed

3

What meter was jazz written in for decades?

Duple meter (2/4) and then in 4/4 in the swing era

4

What was third stream jazz?

Fusion of complex elements of European music with rhythmic and improvisational characteristics of jazz

5

What was the issue with odd meter in jazz

It was impressive but some felt like it didn’t sound right

6

Under what conditions does swing exist

Where a steady rhythm encounters an ever changing one

7

What are the 3 closest interpretations of the swing rhythm

Example 10.5a
quarter, dotted eighth, sixteenth
Quarter, eighth
Quarter with triplet
Fact check

8

What section or the band dictates the swing rhythm?

Rhythms Section

9

The style of Afro-Latin music is based on what

He spontaneous expression of emotions and or emotional content of the song

10

What was the Christian reaction to tango

Morally decadent and barbaric

11

American jazz found it necessary to discover ways to incorporate hat rhythms into their own harmonic and melodic styles?

Complex Latin rhythms

12

Who made swing important

Louis Armstrong

13

Which Jazz is modal

Free / fusion

14

What is the main doffer nice between bebop and cool jazz

Speed