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"jazz" kya hai....
isme kya speciality hai...
answer jazz dega to aur bhi achcha rahega..

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Asked by jaideep vaishnav, 09 Jul '10 03:28 pm
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Jazz is a music genre that originated at the beginning of the 20th century in African American communities in the Southern United States from a confluence of African and European music traditions. From its early development until the present, jazz has incorporated music from 19th and 20th century American popular music.[1] Its West African pedigree is evident in its use of blue notes, improvisation, polyrhythms, syncopation, and the swung note.[2] However, Art Blakey has been quoted as saying, "No America, no jazz. Ive seen people try to connect it to other countries, for instance to Africa, but it doesnt have a damn thing to do with Africa".[3]

The word "jazz" (in early years also spelled "jass") began as a West Coast slang term and was first used to refer to music in Chicago in about 1915.

From its beginnings in the early 20th century jazz has spawned a variety of subgenres: New Orleans Dixieland dating from the early 1910s, big band-style swing from the 1930s and 1940s, bebop ...more
Answered by Jazz, 09 Jul '10 03:30 pm

 
  
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The BA is enlightening
Answered by anil garg, 21 Mar '11 06:40 pm

 
  
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Dance form
Answered by RIA, 09 Jul '10 03:30 pm

 
  
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