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Jazz History


 
Jazz History 1

History of the Guitar in Jazz  

Friday, January 21, 2022, 10am
John and Jeanne Rowe Performance and Learning Center
Chuck Bergeron, Professor of Jazz History and Ensemble Program Coordinator at the Frost School of Music, University of Miami

A look at the development of the guitar in jazz music, from Benny Goodman to John Pizzarelli.

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Jazz History 2

Understanding Jazz Improvisation

Friday, March 4, 2022, 10am
John and Jeanne Rowe Performance and Learning Center
Chuck Bergeron, Professor of Jazz History and Ensemble Program Coordinator at the Frost School of Music, University of Miami

This lecture focuses on understanding the development of jazz improvisation and its importance in American music.

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Jazz History 3

The Marsalis Family: America’s First Family of Jazz

Friday, April 1, 2022, 10am
John and Jeanne Rowe Performance and Learning Center
Chuck Bergeron, Professor of Jazz History and Ensemble Program Coordinator at the Frost School of Music, University of Miami

Perspectives on the importance and influence of one of America’s greatest musical families.

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