LESSON 4 - Instruments and Styles

Be-Bop

 

This style of jazz developed in the 1940s. Staccato chords are used to accompany the melody. It is performed by a singer and a small group of instrumentalists.

 

Assignment

Charlie Parker and Dizzie Gillespie are well-known performers of be-bop. Find out what instruments these two musicians play. Websearch.