Jazz (5 Artists) – 22 of 23 Genres

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Jazz music originated in the late-19th to early-20th century as interpretations of American and European classical music entwined with African and slave folk songs and the influences of West African culture.

There are 5 Jazz artists within this blog:

Oleg Akkuratov (1989- )
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Akkuratov, Oleg (blind) (Russia). “Baby I Love You” Post 45 (https://youtu.be/mQx5APB-yzY) (RQ 9).

Umlaut Astake (1943- )
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Astake, Umlaut. “Ethio” Post 48 (https://youtu.be/c6e3dcHvtvY) (RQ 8).

Paul Desmond (1924-1977)
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Desmond, Paul (Dave Brubeck). “Take Five” (saxophone) Post 36 (https://youtu.be/l8ToDoj-pWM) (RQ 9).

Marv Johnson (1938-1993)
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Johnson, Marv. “You Got What It Takes.” Jazz – 22 of 23 Genres. (https://youtu.be/nu0IyLWgDgs) (RQ 8).

Maryan Mursal (1950- )
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Mursal, Maryan. “Somali” Post 48 (https://youtu.be/nOJaRjhjNU0) (RQ 7).