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Definition

A jazz style which started in the 1930s and was performed by a big band. The numbers and types of instruments in the big bands increased during this period, through the influence of swing.

Glenn Miller was one of the leading figures in swing music.

Examples


Glenn Miller and his band performing live.


Swing perfomed by Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

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