Normal University, Nanjing, China
The detailed contents recorded in "Shen Bao" involve all aspects of the development of jazz music, and are precious historical materials for the study of Chinese pop music and the history of modern Chinese music. The paper summarizes the characteristics and influences of Shanghai jazz music at that time as follows: the accompaniment function of big bands, the commercialization characteristics, and the influence of Shanghai jazz music on Chinese pop music, the development of performing arts and music teaching in the Republic of China.
Shen Bao, jazz music, Chinese pop music
Qing Yang. The characteristics and influence of Shanghai jazz in the Republic of China in "ShenBao". Frontiers in Art Research (2021) Vol. 3, Issue 4: 44-50. https://doi.org/10.25236/FAR.2021.030409.
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