The Complete And Utter History Of Jazz (without The Boring Bits) at The Concorde
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A brand new history of jazz with a fantastic selection of music and more hilarious, musically brilliant, historically fascinating moments!
"The musical equivalent of the Reduced Shakespeare Company, in which none of the major musical soliloquies gets left out." Alyn Shipton (BBC Radio 3's Jazz Library, The Times)
The Jazz Repertory Company presents the follow up to the highly successful 100 Years of Jazz in 99 Minutes. Once again going back to the beginning of jazz and coming right up to date, playing all the music we couldn't fit in the first time around.
We start off in 1902 with High Society and wind our way to the present day with many fascinating features along the way to illustrate how jazz changed. We show you how the rhythm section gradually evolved its style from the 1920s through to be-bop in just one number....