Pupil combos perform frequently at a variety of local venues. Earl ‘Fatha’ HInes: 1 hour ‘solo’ documentary made in “Blues Alley” Jazz Club, Washington DC, for ATV, England, 1975: produced/directed by Charlie Nairn: authentic 16mm movie plus out-takes of further tunes from that movie archived in British Movie Institute Library at and : DVD copies with Jean Gray Hargrove Music Library who maintain The Earl Hines Assortment/Archive, College of California, Berkeley: additionally University of Chicago, Hogan Jazz Archive Tulane College New Orleans and Louis Armstrong Home Museum Libraries.
Throughout the curriculum, it is doable to review traditional music, do fieldwork, study different efficiency types both in practice and concept, and through new preparations and developments to carry new life to vital cultural texts which can be fading.
It built on the avant-garde experiments which Joe Zawinul and Shorter had pioneered with Miles Davis on Bitches Brew , including an avoidance of head-and-chorus composition in favour of continuous rhythm and motion – however took the music additional.
Free jazz quickly found a foothold in Europe, partially because musicians reminiscent of Ayler, Taylor, Steve Lacy and Eric Dolphy spent extended durations there, and European musicians Michael Mantler , John Tchicai et al. …Continue reading