Flashcards in Final Deck (52)
One of the first recordings of Charlie Parker features him with which big band?
Which big band did Dizzy get his start?
Where did early bebop movement take place?
"Salt Peanuts" has a chord progression that is called?
Who did Bird write "Moose The Mooch" for?
"Manteca" is a combo of what styles of music?
Afro Cuban and bebop
Which pianist got electro shock therapy?
Where did Thelonius Monk start as a musician?
Monk was fond of a scale called?
Whole tone scale
Lenny Tristano is remembered for his?
Before become a pop star crooner, this artist had a successful trio of guitar, bass, and piano
Nat King Cole
Which virtuoso pianist led a successful piano trio?
What did Ahmad Jamal use more than any other pianist in his era?
Where did Miles Davis go to college?
Where did Davis get his real education?
What composer/arranger did Miles collaborate with for the money sessions the 1940s?
What was the name of the quartet led by vibraphonist Milt Jackson and pianist John Lewis?
Modern jazz quartet
Gerry Mulligan formed a piano-less quartet featuring trumpeter _?
Which pianist had a hit jazz record, that featured the use of odd time signatures?
Where did Davis make his big comeback after being a prisoner to his heroin addiction?
Signed with Columbia after
Who did Miles play with at the 1955 Newport Jazz Festival?
Who did Miles hire on tenor sax in the 1950s quintet?
The album Milestones brought in alto saxophonist _ to the band.
Davis' album Kind of Blue, feats. many songs based on one chord. AKA _.
Bill Evans trio played around with the concept of _ _
Coltrane wrote a song that proved to be too difficult for pianist Tommy Flanagan. What is the song
What is a Hammond B3 organ?
Two rows of keys, tone sliders, foot pedals
What is different about the Leslie speaker?
Speaker pointed up to come, cone spins sound around room
What unique was did Wes Montgomery played guitar
Used his thumb