2011 Jazz

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  • Genre of music which originally began in African American communities in the late 19th century.
  • Brings together a broad array of musical styles from ragtime to the modern day pop culture.
  • Famous Jazz singers include Louis Armstrong, Johnny Hartman, Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald, Lena Horne, Nat “King” Cole, Sarah Vaughan, Dinah Washington, Nancy Wilson, Billie Holiday and many others.