1. As jazz music exits the 1950s and enters the second half of the 20th century–it fragments into several “schools”/styles?
It is in the decade of the 1960s that the general public loses interest in live and recorded jazz music.
Why do you think this may have happened?
2.Listen to the album “Portrait in Jazz” by Bill Evans.USE 5 OF THESE TERMS: melody, harmony and rhythm, improvisation, chord progression, lead sheet, fake book, form, riff, trading fours, jazz standard, syncopation, dissonance.
Write a two-paragraph summation and analysis of the album.
3. Write a two-paragraph summation on music of the Avant Garde period.
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