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Blues Music

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The influence of blues music can be heard in jazz, R&B, and Rock & Roll. It evolved in African-American communities from spirituals, work songs, field hollers, shouts and chants, and rhymed ballads. This category includes questions and answers about the Blues, its composers and music variants.
In country blues music (pre-amplification) they generally didn'tuse percussion. Generally they stomped their feet. After theimplementation of amplification however, blues bands did start touse drums. There wasn't a preferred brand or model, generally thedrummers just chose whatever was available to...
Both the call and the response are given by the soloist.
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The blues were not 'discovered'. America was 'discovered'. The blues, evolved. Below is from Wikipedia. . . "B lues is the name given to both a musical form and a music genre [1] that originated in African-American communities of primarily the Deep South of the United States at the end of the...
• A style of music that evolved from southern African-American secular songs and is usually distinguished by a strong 4/4 rhythm, flatted thirds and sevenths, a 12-bar structure, and lyrics in a three-line stanza in which the second line repeats the first: "The blues is an expression of...
well blues being mainly American I will use those cities (im Aussie) Austin Chicago Louisiana they are the main ones
later on in life the blues where important to hip hop
the blues were founded in the 19th century by the slaves that worked on the plantations in Africa and in America. The slaves sang to get them through the days and they would sing to increase happiness and reduce sadness. I hope that helps :) :)
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It didn't have any influence upon ragtime whatsoever. They were two musical forms which developed independently.
Since it's very beginnings in or about the early 20's, Blues has always had an audience. I believe this genre was most popular from it's beginning's through the sixties. Although still very popular, I hear many people say "that sounds bluesy" when speaking of a song.
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You'll find different opinions here. Here's mine, anything with strings and any type of drums. Brass was used in jazz and soul.
With an acoustic guitar played by a singer. Somewhere around the early 20's, the blues are a spinoff of Jazz.
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Sea is actually not blue its transprent.If you take some water in a transprent glass its transprent.there actually a blue pigment present in there. The blue you see (haha) is the color of the reflected sky above it sunlight have 7 colour .when the sunlight enter in water some of colour will...
I think one of us is confussed maybe me. Unable to find a band by this name I did find an old blues standard from 1926 by Phil Spitalny & His Orchestra. It has been recorded by many artists.
Yes, blues player bend all these notes to emphasize feeling and emotion. Most common bend would probably be bending the b5 up to the perfect 5th.
The singer delivers the message lyrically using a melody built upon the blues scale.
Mamie Smith recorded "Crazy Blues".
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This may be more opinion than fact. I believe that Blues music consists of a singer, guitar, bass and drums. Maybe a piano but no brass or horns, these belong in soul music.
The Blues is a style of Music so The Blues
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The number of different musical ideas in the piece folk music art music and all that jazz
yes and no its made of items and milk compacted togetther in a mold it sits for a while and done cheese first off no ofens to the person who answered this but the answer is no because blue cheese has mold on it because it is aged of corse most cheese is but blue cheese has more mold on it than some...
Blues music began shortly after the civil war.
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Blues originated in America where Africans were made to slave on cotton fields many years ago. They were forbidden to speak and if they did then they would have gotten their tongues cut out. These people were taken from their families to slave for these people. When they were found in Africa they...
Lyrical themes may be similar in some instances, as well as instrumentation. Blues and country actually have different roots.
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Listen to Robert Johnson and BB King they are the two greatist Blues artists of all time.
African slaves sang blues music originally. then it developed and Americans started to sing it.
They rent a studio out and start recording singing and instrumentals. Usually artists will write their music at home or maybe studio. It's a big editing and looping process.
Aretha Franklin did in the 1960s and 1970s presenting a rock and roll feel in her music which derived from the discombobulated (confused) writings of Maya Angelou with soul in her writings. Gospel music was started by slaves in the 1800s called Negro spirituals. they sung them while picking cotton....
Popular music, otherwise known as "pop music: in its origin is in fact not from some form of African form. It can be said that popular music has a string of influences that include jazz and the like, but not African music.
They both provide outlets for the struggle, poverty, and pain many African Americans have been through.
because it sounds better than other music (all opinion)
Effectively, the slave trade created the genre "Blues" music.. In order to fully understand the Blues, we must return to the time of slavery in the United States. Out of 35-40 million Africans to be tricked, trapped and captured onto slave ships, only an estimated 15 million actually made it to...
The africans were the people who sangit They called it the working song as it had a steady beatso it was keeping a steady rythmn to work to. It is sometimes called the 12 barblues . It Normally has a saxaphone, Piano and a vocal singer and aguitarist It came around During the...
3/17/2013 - Yes, in Memphis, TN. He was touring with other blues artists, when he became ill. According to the emcee at today's Blues Festival in Greenville, SC, he has pneumonia and respiratory problems. Word is that he was admitted Friday, March 15, 2013
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the notes of the blues scale is as follows bottom c, e flat, f, f sharp, g flat, g, b flat and a\nGlad to help Maddy Ell.
The genre is not specific, however, it could be classed as Pop Rock, or under the category of all Blue October's music "Bi-Polar Art Rock"
The main contributor to Blues music was the African Slave trade as they introduced many of the techniques and instruments to America.
it was actually used in the great depression, around 1929, and the early 1930's . it is a product of African Americans- negro cultures celebration in their culture when they moved north into the Bronx and Harlem during the war for more jobs.
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Music is the soul's way of expressing itself. It can evoke strong feelings towards a situation (good and bad) Music is one of the most powerful means to express oneself woth powerful sentiments and ideas. In al music is musical so that we may enjoy it and i strongly recommend that you do.
Soul music is part of R & B (Rhythm and Blues), which also came from Black gospel music.
Yes. Little is known about the exact origins of the music now known as the blues. No specific year can be cited as the origin of the blues, largely because the style evolved over a long period of time and existed in approaching its modern form before the term blues was introduced, before the style...
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you got the question the wrong way round. it should read "why was slavery important to blues music?" blues evolved from slave chants.
The 'blues' came about as the result of tough living conditions and hard times. Experiences that were then set to music. The actual time frame seems to vary depending on the source. It may have started in the mid to late 1700's give or take 100 years. It was the blues that essentially influenced...
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Many famous Blues Musicians were given song from their ancestors who were slaves on the plantations, the slaves would call to each other using a steady beat or rhythm which turned into a song. They sang to pass the time during their back breaking work.
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No he is still kicking around, playing the blues and "drinking alone"
Musically, country tunes are built a lot of times on four chords, whereas basic blues songs use three. Often times in blues and country, you are dealing personality and physical characteristics of a female, or male. Then it depends on how the song goes. The blues complains more than country, and...
blues music sound very sad and slow because people at them days were slaved to work.
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Here are most of the songs in order played and album... 1). The Voice-Long Distance Voyager (I need confirmation on this first song) 2). The Day We Meet Again-Octave 3). Steppin' in a Slide Zone-Octave 4). (Not Sure about the 4th song played) 5). The Afternoon: Forever Afternoon (Tuesday?)/Time to...
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Blues is music that originated in African-American communities inthe deep south. Some of the instruments that were common then thatare still used today are: guitar, bass piano, drums, saxophoneamong others.
Daytona Beach is the blues capital of Florida, thanks to its long history of blues artists, venues and recording studios. Artists influencing blues in Daytona include Stevie Ray Vaughn, The Allman Brothers Band, Les Dudek, the Molly Hatchet band, and others. Nearby Sanford, Florida is the home of...
Many are based on the 12 bar blues (I-I-I-I-IV-IV-I-I-V-IV-I-I, with each being for one bar), although a16 bar blues has also been developed. Some more modern blues music, such as rock and roll, will use the 7ths of each of these chords. The harmony of traditional blues music tended towards plagal,...
I may be completely wrong, but i looked the word "blue" in a dictionary, it says "feeling of sadness" i can relate that definition to the fact that the slaves taken from Africa were the ones who kinda created and gave birth to this genre when they chanted their songs. And most of those songs talked...
1800 its like jazz Blues music started in America in the cotton fields. The slaves had to work all day and were fed very little. They were not allowed to talk or they would get their tongues cut out. The only time they would talk was when the owner of the fields (the slave driver) was out. They...
Bill Williams. Look at the cover of his LP: The Late Bill Williams: Blues, Rags and Ballads.
I don't think so. A guy named Andrew Strong recorded Mustang Sally in '91 on a soundtrack called "The Commitments" and he sounds a lot like Joe Cocker, but that's the closest I've heard.
Parlami D'amore Mariu, sung by Achille Togliani, text written by Ennio Blacks and music composed by Cesare Andrea Bixio.
dont knwo he just sounds like clapton to me, and clapton is huge.. maybe he just dont have that shine, whatever it is...
James corbinque was the first founder of the blues music and wrote the first song about blues, which was lost in a ship accident on the way to japan
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Blues music came from the black slaves brought over from west Africa who sang it while they worked.
The blues were first heard in the 1900's.
Improvisation is the spontaneous performance of music without preparation or written notes. Essentially, it is making up music on the spot.
The point of "BLue" music is for people to express their feelings in a song, once sung by black American slaves, singing about their blues (downs) which was being slaves.