This exciting camp is for enthusiastic jazz musicians of all skill levels who want to focus on a creative approach to improvisation and ensemble playing. The first style of music to be classed as Jazz was called Dixieland and it was performed from around the turn of the century in the Southern states of America. It is essential nevertheless to understand that jazz isn’t limited to tap dance and that other styles of dance fall under the rather large umbrella of ‘jazz dance’.
BA Jazz is an exciting and practical course where you get to play all the music that you study in class. When making Jazz music composition one must continue to remember the essential element present in all true Jazz music which is improvisation. Jazz continued to expand and change, influenced by other types of music such as world music , avant garde classical music and rock and pop.
Jazz music is most distinguished from other musical forms for its reliance upon improvisation. The researchers of music state that the form of jazz music that can be regarded as an early form that evolved over time to the form of the current jazz is a form of jazz around 1915 to 1917.
This is done in combination with learning about jazz composition for small ensembles, and exploring the relationship between composition and performance in jazz. So many novice jazz players buy into the myth that jazz music is all about intellectualizing the concepts, theories, and chords that make up each facet of jazz music.
Bentuk-bentuk tersebut selain merambah pada jalurnya sendiri, juga berkembang menelusuri perjalanan musik jazz. That jazz developed uniquely in the United States, not in the Caribbean or in South America (or any other realm to which thousands of African blacks were also transported) is historically fascinating.