Welcome to episode 194 of the LJS Podcast where today we take a look back in time at jazz history. We look into the different eras of jazz, the important musicians to listen to from them, and how the music evolved over time.
Listen to episode 194
The most essential thing you can do for learning how to play jazz or any style of music is simply to listen to it. And I think a lot of us understand that on a basic level.
But when it comes to jazz, there is so much to listen to. There are many different eras of jazz history and there are so many musicians to listen to.
So, in today’s episode, I want to go over the different eras of jazz history and what’s made this music what it is today and talk about some of the most important influential jazz musicians that you need to listen to and you need to discover.
In this episode:
1. The different eras of jazz
2. Early Jazz/Dixie
3. Swing Era
4. Bebop Era
5. Cool Jazz
6. Hard Bop
7. Free Jazz
9. Modern Jazz
I look forward to having you join me in the next episode!