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  • The word Jazz came from western slang for music
  • Fact Armstrong said he was born on July 4th 1900


  • 1. Jazz
    By: Ben Mancini
    Garrett Scanlon
  • 2. Origins of Jazz
    African American Communities
    Combination of African and European music
  • 3. Types of Jazz
    - Scatting
  • 4. Outside Forces
  • 5. Louis Armstrong
    Born on August 4. 1901, died July 6, 1971
    Played Trumpet
    Vocal as well
    Pioneer in scat
  • 6. Scatting
    Improv singing
    Random syllables and vocals
    Playing an instrument with voice
  • 7. Duke Ellington
    Born April 29, 1899, Died May 24, 1974
    50 year career
  • 8. Billie Holliday
    Born April 7, 1915, Died July 17, 1959
    One of First Female Jazz musicians
  • 9. Miles Davis
    Born May 26, 1926, Died September 28, 1991
    Bebob, cool jazz, modal jazz, and hard jazz
  • 10. New Orleans
    Were Jazz originated
    Racism made musicians leave
  • 11. Chicago
    Savoy Ballroom
    Arcadia Ballroom
  • 12. New York Jazz
    Influenced by ragtime
    Harlem Renaissance
  • 13. Works Consulted
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    "Billie Holiday Biography." Biography.com. Biography.com, n.d. Web. 10 Apr.      2010. <http://www.biography.com/articles/Billie-Holiday-9341902>.
    "Chicago, Jazz, and the Great Migration." The University of Chicago Library. The     University of Chicago, n.d. Web. 12 Apr. 2010.     <http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/su/cja/greatmigration.html>.
    "Duke Ellington." Red Hot Jazz. Red Hot Jazz, n.d. Web. 11 Apr. 2010.      <http://www.redhotjazz.com/duke.html>.
    "Jazz History in Standard Time (1920s)." JazzStandards.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 12     Apr. 2010. <Jazz History in Standard Time (1920s)>.
    "Jazz Moves Up River." d.umn.edu. University of Minnesota Duluth, n.d. Web. 12     Apr. 2010. <http://www.d.umn.edu/cla/faculty/tbacig/studproj/is3099/     jazzcult/20sjazz/upriver.html>.
    "Jazz Origins in New Orleans, 1895-1927." NPS.gov. National Park Service, n.d.     Web. 12 Apr. 2010. <http://www.nps.gov/archive/jazz/     Jazz%20History_origins_1895_1927.htm>.
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    "Savoy Ballroom." Jazz Age Chicago. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Apr. 2010.     <http://chicago.urban-history.org/ven/dhs/savoy.shtml>.
    "Scat Singing." AllExpets. AllExpets, n.d. Web. 8 Apr. 2010.      <http://en.allexperts.com/e/s/sc/scat_singing.htm>.
  • 14. Works Cited
    Bilie Holiday. N.d. Userserve. Web. 11 Apr. 2010.      <http://userserve-ak.last.fm/serve/500/8404173/Billie+Holiday.jpg>.
    Duke Ellington. N.d. Midnights Music. Web. 12 Apr. 2010.      <http://midnightsmusic.files.wordpress.com/2008/12/duke_ellington_02.jpg>.
    Jazz. N.d. Photobucket. Web. 11 Apr. 2010. <http://media.photobucket.com/      image/jazz%20music/nyguacasca/CWD-021Jazz-Music-II-Posters.jpg>.
    Louis Armstrong. N.d. cyberextazy. Web. 11 Apr. 2010.<http://cyberextazy.files.wordpress.com/2007/02/louis-armstrong.jpg>.
    Trumpet. N.d. N.p., n.d. Web. 12 Apr. 2010.     <http://www.northeast.dec.education.nsw.gov.au/NESODEweb/Student%20Corner/     treasure%20hunts/thsoundfiles/trumpet.jpg>.
    Miles Davis. N.d. Eleetmusic. Web. 12 Apr. 2010. <http://eleetmusic.com/      wp-content/uploads/2009/05/miles_davis1.jpg>.
    New Orleans Jazz. N.d. CDN. Web. 12 Apr. 2010. <http://cdn.dipity.com/uploads/      events/20544945f659c17f5ba14b3104d5250a.jpg>.
    New York Jazz. N.d. Terpconnect. Web. 12 Apr. 2010.      <http://terpconnect.umd.edu/~mgk/courses/fall1999/252/eng252.jpg>.
    No Alchool. N.d. The Non Conformer. Web. 12 Apr. 2010.      <http://thenonconformer.files.wordpress.com/2008/11/no-alcohol-2.jpg>.
    Savory Ballroom. N.d. Tuxjunction. Web. 11 Apr. 2010.      <http://www.tuxjunction.net/articlepix/savoy.jpg>.