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Scat singing

in The Grove Dictionary of American Music

Second edition

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780195314281
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780195314281
Scat singing

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A technique of jazz singing in which onomatopoeic or nonsense syllables are sung to improvised melodies. Some writers have traced

Reference Entry.  719 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: American Music

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