A Musical Genre that Embodies All the Beauty of Human Nature

by | Jan 15, 2019 | Arts & Entertainment

An American musical genre that is steeped in history and teeming with cultural importance, Jazz has managed to stand the test of time. With over one hundred years of influence it is no wonder that so many people still enjoy and perform this particular genre in the world today. While it is certainly not as prevalent throughout the country as it was in the 1920’s, perhaps there is something to be said for its resurgence. Particularly in a world where the most popular songs tend to lack depth, relatability, and human connection. All of which, Jazz music possesses in spades.

Jazz is Rich in History, Influence, and Inspiration

Rich in history, Jazz music of both the past and the present allows you a glimpse of human nature in all its resilient glory. With so many musical genres in the world today, you can more than likely thank Jazz for its innovative influence. And it wasn’t just music that Jazz had a hand in influencing, its reach was felt in fashion, lifestyle, poetry and even social movements prevalent to its time. With such a massive inspirational effect it is easy to see why Jazz is still such an important part of musical and American culture today.

Modern Jazz Performers Breathe Life Into this Musical Artform

With artists still paying homage with complete Jazz albums or inspired singles chances you are still enjoying the qualities of Jazz today. Some female Jazz singers like Sylvia Brooks have dedicated their lives to celebrating this phenomenal genre, giving breathe of life to a musical genre that helped shaped the world you see today. Be sure to check out her website for a list of live shows or enjoy some easy listening with her Spotify playlist. You can also purchase full albums from popular music platforms like Amazon and iTunes. So, what are you waiting for? Experience one of America’s truest artforms today and add a little Jazz to your life.

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