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Add to Wish List. The Development of Jazz — Inan MIT student in the field of computational musicology coined the term ” tatum “, which was named in recognition of the pianist’s speed.

Retrieved October 13, If you don’t like his ornament, you should be listening to someone else. A History of Jazz in Detroit, Tatum composed a handful of original compositions. His headstone was left at Rosedale xrt commemorate where he was first laid to rest. Additional taxes may apply.


English Choose a language for shopping. He worked some of the upper extensions of chords into his lines, a practice which was further developed by Bud Powell and Charlie Parkerwhich in turn was an influence on the development of “modern jazz”.

Tatum’s ‘Elegy’

Charlie Parker, Trickster Lives! ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. During the hard economic times of andTatum mostly played in clubs in Cleveland, but also recorded in New York four times in and once in the following year. Prior to the s, Tatum’s “style was directly related to the form of the typical popular song, which was usually two bars of active melody followed by two relatively stationary bars, and it was those second two-bar phrases that Tatum used for his stunning runs.

Tatum’s technique was marked by a calm physical demeanor and efficiency. Drummer Bill Douglasstatu, played with Tatum, reported that the pianist could stretch to tenths and would “do runs with these two fingers up here and then the other two fingers of the same hand playing something else down there.

Nevertheless, the releases renewed attention on ttaum pianist, including for a newer generation; he won the DownBeat critics’ poll for pianists three years in a row, from Retrieved October 22, September Learn how and when to remove this template message.


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Encyclopedia of the Blues. Saxophonist Benny Green wrote that Tatum was the only jazz musician to “attempt to conceive a style based upon all styles, to master the mannerisms of all schools, and then synthesize those into something personal.

Dave Brubeck observed, “I don’t think there’s any more chance of another Tatum turning up than another Mozart. Keith Jarrett criticized Tatum for playing too many notes, [] was too ornamental and “unjazzlike”.

Art Tatum Live — Fats Waller recalled the showdown: The Jazz Life of Dr. Pianist Teddy Wilson observed, “If you put a piano in a arg, just a rlegy piano.

Granz, who owned a record label, decided to record Tatum’s solo playing in a way that was “unprecedented in the recording industry: The Art Tatum Solo Masterpiece Share Facebook Twitter Pinterest.

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East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. If You Hadn’t Gone Away. Add gift card or promotion code. Retrieved from ” https: Add to MP3 Cart. One of his innovations was his extensive use of the pentatonic scale.