Jazz Eras
Jazz Instruments
Jazz Musicians
Jazz Styles
Jazz Facts
100

What era of Jazz was first/Where did Jazz Start

Dixieland/New Orleans

100
Name one Jazz woodwind instrument

Saxophone or Clarinet

100

Trumpet player with puffy cheeks

Dizzy Gillespie

100

This style of Jazz had no rules and everything was improvised. 

Free Jazz

100

Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, & Thelonious Monk were all what style of Jazz Artists?

Bebop artists

200

Bebop was a reaction to what style of Jazz?

Big Band Swing

200

Name one Jazz Brass instrument

Trumpet, Trombone

200

The supposed inventor of Jazz (earliest we really know about)

Buddy Bolden

200

This style used small combos, fast melodies, with a focus on rhythm

Bebop

200

Name one Dixieland/New Orleans style Jazz artist

Buddy Bolden, Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong

300

Hard Bop was a reaction to what style of Jazz?

Cool Jazz

300

How many instruments typically play in a Jazz Combo?

4-6

300

Jazz's first composer (first to write stuff down)

Jelly Roll Morton

300

This style was slower and focused on melody

Cool Jazz

300

Who were "Lady Day" and the "First Lady of Song?"

Billie Holiday & Ella Fitzgerald

400

What was the last era of Jazz we talked about?

Jazz Fusion

400

List instruments in a Jazz Rhythm section

Piano, Guitar, banjo, Drumset, Bass

400

Had the nickname Yardbird

Charlie Parker

400
This style struck a balance between Cool Jazz and Bebop

Hard Bop

400

What style combined Jazz with rock, soul, and R&B?

Jazz Fusion

500

List all the Jazz Eras we covered

Dixieland, Swing, Bebop, Cool Jazz, Hard Bop, Free Jazz, Jazz Fusion

500

How many musicians played in a Big Band

16-19

500
Big Band leader who played clarinet

Benny Goodman

500

Style of jazz that had the most musicians on stage at a time. 

Big Band Swing

500

What styles of music lead to the creation of Jazz

Blues, Ragtime, Spirituals, Work songs

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