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Noun1.swing music - a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930sswing music - a style of jazz played by big bands popular in the 1930s; flowing rhythms but less complex than later styles of jazz
jazz - a genre of popular music that originated in New Orleans around 1900 and developed through increasingly complex styles
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The 16-piece band from Stafford Grammar School hit the road with a toe-tapping programme of 1940s swing jazz, rock and funk, aimed at inspiring younger children to learn to play an instrument.
The TEG Swing Band will be performing swing jazz music from the 1940s.
is the latest album by Latin boogaloo group Spanglish Fly, who relish in transforming their chosen genre with elements of bolero, New Orleans funk, swing jazz, Arabic chant, and more.
Visiting Bahrain for the occasion is Greek swing jazz sensations the Speakeasies Swing Band, electro swing-dance band Swing Zazou from the UK, The Ska Vengers and six-piece UK band The Electric Swing Circus.
If you're looking for a relaxed swing jazz night on a Friday, there is no better place than Mood Indigo's live performance at Sarah's Jazz Club in Nicosia.
His nickname "Toots" allegedly comes from the US swing jazz saxophonist Toots Mondello, as well as trumpet player and composer Toots Camarata.
Like one of our songs Action Speaks Louder Than Make-Up from the album 'Kiss and Tell' we incorporated swing jazz and a little touch of our own dose of rock so you could probably consider our music as experimental rock.
The songs embody an array of musical styles from indie folk to surf rock and swing jazz, but all celebrate love, compassion, and forming connections.
Title track, New York City Girl, celebrates a Holly Golightly-ish socialite who embodies the style of the Big Apple in a swing jazz setting.
The ensemble, based in Newport, R.I., has a wide repertoire including military marching music, swing jazz, chamber music, and contemporary and popular music.
The band has worked with Taylor before, at the opening night in October of Skye Swing Jazz Festival on the Isle of Skye, so will be reprising that work for Wednesday's Commons performance.