Asked in Music
What kinds of instruments are used in jazz instrumental music?
There are many instruments that are used in jazz instrumental music. Some examples of instruments include the saxophone, the trumpet, the piano, and the guitar. ...
Asked in Musical Instruments, Jazz Music
What are all the instruments that are used in jazz?
Usually saxophones (baritone, tenor, alto, and soprano), trumpets, trombones, string bass, drum set, and piano are instruments found in a jazz band. Other instruments that are sometimes found are clarinet, flute, and vibraphone. You can play jazz with any instrument though. but the above instruments are common because of how well the sound suits jazz ...
Asked in Jazz Music
In a modern jazz band which instruments comprise the rhythm section?
The main instruments are the piano, bass, and drums, and sometimes there's also a guitar (or banjo in earlier jazz). ...
Asked in Musical Instruments
What instruments are used in a jazz band and why?
There are many different instruments that can be used in a jazz band. The most common include saxophones, trumpets and horns, and trombones. Some jazz bands use other instruments such as flutes, drums, and vibraphones as well. There isn't an accurate explanation as to why because jazz bands are usually improvised and comprised of different people and different musical talents and sounds. ...
Asked in Jazz Music, Brass Instruments
When were brass instruments first used in Jazz?
Brass instruments were common in styles of music leading up to jazz, such as ragtime, blues, bebop, and second-line. The first use of "jass" to describe a style of music was in 1914; it morphed into "jazz" between 1916 and 1918. ...