Music of the 1930sKaya Bryant<br />
Affects of the Great Depression<br /><ul><li>Music industry came close to collapsing
People burned old phonograph records to 	keep warm
Invention of the radio helped music 	survive during the 30s</li></li></ul><li>
Swing<br /><ul><li>Big bands made up of 15 to 20 musicians
Sophisticated with an exciting rhythm
Swing dancing became national dance
Optimistic feeling lifted peoples’ spirits
Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny 	Goodman</li></li></ul><li>
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Music Of The 1930s

  1. 1. Music of the 1930sKaya Bryant<br />
  2. 2. Affects of the Great Depression<br /><ul><li>Music industry came close to collapsing
  3. 3. People burned old phonograph records to keep warm
  4. 4. Invention of the radio helped music survive during the 30s</li></li></ul><li>
  5. 5. Swing<br /><ul><li>Big bands made up of 15 to 20 musicians
  6. 6. Sophisticated with an exciting rhythm
  7. 7. Swing dancing became national dance
  8. 8. Optimistic feeling lifted peoples’ spirits
  9. 9. Duke Ellington, Count Basie, Benny Goodman</li></li></ul><li>
  10. 10. Blues<br /><ul><li>Expressed heartache and depression of American people
  11. 11. Originated from the lives of southern blacks
  12. 12. Hardly ever recorded during 1930s
  13. 13. Robert Johnson, Charley Patton, Tampa Red </li></li></ul><li>“Sweet Home Chicago” <br />by Robert Johnson<br />

Ooh, baby don't you want to go?
Ooh, baby don't you want to go?
Back to the land of California, <br />to my sweet home Chicago

Now one and one is two, two and two is four
I'm heavy loaded baby, I'm booked, I gottago
Cryin' baby, honey don't you want to go?
Back to the land of California,<br />to my sweet home Chicago

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  14. 14. Country Western<br /><ul><li>Simple, heartfelt songs
  15. 15. Used fiddles, guitars, banjos, and some homemade instruments
  16. 16. Fascination with Western movies
  17. 17. Jimmie Rogers, John Carson, the Carter Family</li></li></ul><li>“Hobo Bill’s Last Ride” <br />By Jimmie Rogers<br />

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