The Book Of Jazz - online reference book

Its Nature, Instruments, Sources, Sounds, Development & Performers

Home Main Menu Singing & Playing Order & Order Info Support Search Voucher Codes

Share page  Visit Us On FB

Previous Contents Next
218                                                                                                     ITS NATURE
©Copyright MCMXXX, MCNiXLVII by LEEDS MUSIC CORPORA­TION, 322 West 48 Street, New York, New York. Reprinted by permission. All rights reserved.
panied solo in which he doubles the tempo. From Measures 5 through 20 the blues is played in "long-meter/' i.e., as if it were based on a 24- instead of a 12-measure pattern. When the slow tempo is resumed for the last third of the chorus, the sluggish­ness has disappeared; for the final chorus (Measures 25-36) Hines
roy eldridge / Trumpet Blues