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hard bop

n
(Jazz) a form of jazz originating in the late 1950s that is rhythmically less complex than bop
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your MUSIC The Jazz Defenders A group born out of a deep love for Blue Note Records - specifically the hard bop recordings of Horace Silver, Hank Mobley, Lee Morgan and Art Blakey.
As well as the classic quintet formats, there is Blakey's Percussion Ensemble on Drum Suite and the novel delight of the hard bop drummer and crew playing show tunes from My Fair Lady
Saxofones en enunciaciones hard bop y ecos colemanianos, contrabajo en pulsaciones carterianas, bateria de trazos songueros y guitarra en manifiesta argumentacion nostalgica.
Hard bop artists such as Donaldson, Horace Silver, Jimmy Smith, Donald Byrd, Stanley Turrentine, and Lee Morgan cut records for Blue Note, and some of their albums enjoyed commercial success.
Horace Silver, a pianist, composer and band leader with a tireless inventiveness who influenced generations of jazzmen with his distinctive hard bop sound, has died.
Silver was one of the pioneers of a rhythmic jazz style known as hard bop, the BBC reported.
In that year he left to join the hard bop band of Tommy Chase where he attracted considerable attention on the UK jazz scene for the first time.
They all read music, and they can play whatever the sit-ins choose: swing, bebop, free bop, hard bop, cool jazz, Latin jazz.
Jazz-fusion and hard bop saxophonist Steve Grossman and trumpeter-composer Sean Jones will follow on February 19.
Alan Barnes His Christmas dinner barely digested, Barnes told me that the audience can expect the expected hard bop adrenalin rush, but that he's also planning on including a batch of his own compositions.
Genio innovador, contribuyo en gran parte a que el jazz evolucionara rapidamente durante los anos cincuenta y sesenta, con subgeneros como el cool jazz, el hard bop, jazz fusion y el jazz modal.
It's a heady brew of hard bop, wild folk thunder, invigorating drumming and super-tooled rock dynamics.