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Cool jazz is a style that emerged in the late 1940s in New York City.

During 1945, after the Second World War, there was an influx of Californian (predominantly white) jazz musicians to New York. Once there, these musicians mixed with the mostly black bebop musicians, but were also strongly influenced by the "smooth" sound of saxophonist Lester Young. The style that emerged became known as "cool jazz", which avoided the aggressive tempos and harmonic abstraction of . Cool… read more

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  • Avatar for AttackingToms
    cool it
  • Avatar for Slim_rafa
    bom demais
  • Avatar for jazzthieve
    Spotify playlist [url=http://open.spotify.com/user/1124842745/playlist/7pQZRLziG9YA9x7T0z8ZzM]Jazz: Bebop, Cool, Swing, Vocal, Fusion, Modal, Stride, Dixieland, Third Stream, Big Band, Hard Bop[/url]
  • Avatar for Rendrahadi
    i like it
  • Avatar for Nerppa
    Experimental Dark Ambient Future Jazz with tenor saxophone can be found here: http://kausemus.bandcamp.com/ . Download the 4th album for FREE if you like. : ) Sax makes my music haunting n' cool!
  • Avatar for HungLikeBuffalo
    cool
  • Avatar for f0rTyLeGz
    mmmm!
  • Avatar for SmilelimS
    cool jazz= anything not kenny g
  • Avatar for JOEDOG1369
    WHO CARES ITS JAZZ SHUT UP AND ENJOY
  • Avatar for kiokiliant
    grayscale jazz

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