Jazz magazines have
simple yet bright
Artists are portrayed
instrument or singing.
Artists are dressed in
casual or smart
There are no secondary
Fun and happy
Relating to their
Often black and
Different sized men
and women showing
the genre is for
The artists are all dressed in suits or causal
Some of the photos are black and white but
all of them are studio shots.
There are no secondary images, just sublines.
They are all posing with their instrument or in
The colour scheme is bold and bright
compared to the dull backgrounds.
Is this a main genre, a sub-genre or a
The is a unique genre born out of
traditional African musical, gospel
and rock and roll.
Some of it sub-genres include:
◦ Chamber Jazz
◦ Latin Jazz
◦ Hard Bop
◦ Swing Jazz
◦ Free Jazz
Audience/ fans who are they?
Demo graphics/ psychographs?
The target audience for
Jazz is ever growing.
Nowadays the audience
has expanded to people
aged 20+ though artist
like Amy Winehouse
have made the genre
more popular with
The Jazz magazines aim
to please a mixed
between the ages of 30
Jazz music strives for instrumental diversity
often Jazz singers will use huge live bands
when they perform to get as much
instrumental diversity as they can.
Jazz music encourages people to express
their feelings and passions whether that is
heart break through jazz blues or happiness
through free Jazz all jazz artists are expected
to put their heart and soul into their music.
Jazz isn’t a very mainstream genre at the
moment though over time it has dipped in
and out of popularity.
What are the popular record labels of the genre?