Free jazz

Free jazz is a movement of jazz music first developed in the 1950s and 1960s. Though the music produced by free jazz pioneers varied widely, the common feature was a dissatisfaction with the limitations of bebop, hard bop, and modal jazz, which had developed in the 1940s and ’50s. Each in his or her own way, free jazz musicians attempted to alter, extend, or break down the conventions of jazz, often by discarding hitherto invariable features of jazz, such as fixed chord changes or tempos. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: John Coltrane

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Chicago Underground DuoConcert Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
Champagne, IL, United States
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Jooklo DuoConcert The Red Room
Corvallis, OR, United States
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Chicago Underground DuoConcert University of Illinois at…
Urbana, IL, United States
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Chicago Underground DuoConcert Natasha's
Lexington, KY, United States
38.044348 -84.494508
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Saturday 19 April 2014
Chicago Underground DuoConcert The Sactuary @ Second City Church
Harrisburg, PA, United States
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Sunday 20 April 2014
Chicago Underground DuoConcert Bohemian Caverns
Washington DC (District of Columbia), Washington DC, United States
38.917021 -77.027
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