I’m working on a writing case study and need an explanation and answer to help me learn.
After listening to the following two songs, please record your thoughts, including musical elements, instrumentation, style, thoughts/feelings, why the music made you think or feel a particular way, and anything musical that you noticed about the music. Try to compare and contrast these two songs.
1. “Black and Tan Fantasy” by Duke Ellington
2. “West End Blues” by Louis Armstrong