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Jack Kerouac…Beat Poet

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Jack was The Beat… author, poet, and painter, he witnessed the birth of Bebop. He heard bop being played in Chicago’s Loop and NewYorks 52nd. St.  He was the voice of the Beat Generation. He was The American Haiku.

jack_kerouac    kerouac-scrollHis Famous On The Road novel originally written in scroll form, one continuous sheet written in just about 3 weeks in April1951 from his Manhatten apt. A novel of freedom and self discovery. His History of Bop speaks of a time lost.

 

 

                                                                                                                        Recordings                                                  

The Dharma Beat

That sound

It’s quite different

It’s called Bop.

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