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Was ist Jazz?   [Original Title]

Fragen an Friedrich Gulda   [Other Title]
Country of Origin: German Federal Republic
Year of origin: 1973
Genre: Documentary Film
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production company: Bayrischer Rundfunk & Institut für Film und Bild
Actor: Ernst Emrich
  Friedrich Gulda
  Eberhard Weber
  Klaus Weiss

An introduction to Jazz Music.

Concepts of jazz harmonies and beats are explained.
Step by step, dominant, subdominant and theme of a blues song is built up.
The conflict between improvisation and composition is discussed. A prolonged review of the differences between musical styles followed by a short jam wraps up the film.

Version 1
Language: n/a
Sound: Sound film
Aspect: 1:1,33
Duration: 32 min

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