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Flashcards in Jazz Key Terms Deck (6)
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1

What is a blue note?

Flattened 5th/7th

2

What is a piano stride/New Orleans style?

LH plays single notes (pulse) whilst RH plays melody

3

2 other Jazz musicians

Count Basie
Joe King Oliver

4

Name of Duke Ellington's son that saved Take the A Train

Mercer Ellington

5

Who originally wrote Take the A Train?

Billy Strayhorn

6

What is the A train?

Train in New York that went to Harlem