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an early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940)

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Be-bop is perhaps the trickiest twist of jazz to perform, and RCR managed it to perfection with their performance of Dizzy Gillespie classic "Salt Peanuts.
Following his discharge from the military in 1946 he played be-bop with Dizzy Gillespie for two years.
Nevertheless, if you're the type of hardy soul who can listen to free-form nodal saxophone squawking without coming out in a severe case of the sweats then get thee along to Powys for four days of the best in all things be-bop, swing, ragtime, smooth, fusion, acid and trad, daddio.
In January, the Mike Macarthur Group energizes jazz lovers with a passion dedicated to the be-bop sounds of Charlie Parker and the modern sounds of Michael Brecker.
DiLusso's Be-Bop Biscotti has a wonderfully unique flavor that fits perfectly with its great packaging.
The groundbreaking stuff came to be called bebop, a name that probably came from attempts to vocalize the characteristic syncopation: be-BOP, be-BOP.
In the November 13, 1952, column Pynchon writes about misfits like trigonometry teacher Faggiaducci, who seems to endure through a combination of heroin-intake and be-bop talking.
He came up in the swing era but be-bop shaped his style.
In these and other harsh, nocturnal shots, Weegee provides the perfect visual accompaniment to the dizzying, pulse-quickening urban blast of Charlie Parker's historic be-bop quintet of the '40s.
The Be-Bop Guitars are five guitar professors from Berklee, with four back-up musicians, and voice professor Maggie Scott.
Singers performed either free- style (improvisational singing to a rap beat) or beat boxer (a derivative of be-bop music by making vocal sound effects).
Be-Bop / the art of breaking and / Entering wounds.
as a standard whose muzak version outlives its be-bop one
Be-Bop Biscotti is hand-crafted and gourmet, as well as artistically designed.