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Language of jazz

Gutbucket, hamfatter, and chops: the language of jazz

We’ve delved into the language of jazz to bring you our favourite words and terms. From bebop to vocalese via the more unexpected gutbucket and hamfatter, you don’t need to be a jive-talking hepcat to enjoy the language associated with this popular musical genre. barrelhouse: an unrestrained and unsophisticated style of jazz music bebop: a type […]

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