Improvisation in Vocal Jazz. “Night in Tunisia” – Borrowing from Instrumental Improvization Technique

Improvisation, being the main feature of jazz is borne by the performance practice of the street brass orchestras. In early vocal jazz (the 10s and 20s of the 20th century), improvisation is not characteristic. Later, a variation-like technique is being observed in separate vocal interpretations. Because of that, from its very beginning, jazz develops in […]