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Bach and Jazz – Melodic Presentation

January 11, 2012


During the first half of the 20th Century, there was a shift in stylistic choices for both pianists who interpreted Bach, and pianists who improvised in the jazz idiom. It is curious that these two groups developed concordant preferences on how to to articulate melody, considering their differing motivations. Whether either group had influence upon… [Read more…]


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