Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Scat Examples

Here are some examples of scat singing that I referenced in yesterday's post.


Ella Fitzgerald : One note Samba (scat singing) 1969 (6:36)





Konnakol - Indian Scat Singing (4:36)





Sesame Street - Hoots the Owl teaches scat singing (2:57)






18 comments:

  1. This was in my reader last night and I got a page not found. Hmmm must have been scheduled for today :) None better than Ella :)

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  2. skiddly boop boop boop...
    skiddly bop bop bee...
    hoots is a hoot...

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  3. i, too, listened to these in my reader :)
    great stuff... ella is a legend, and those indian guys are cool

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  4. The woman singing at the summer porch part I went to did some of this. I always wonder if they practice or is it all adlibbed.

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  5. Well, I had no idea what scat singing was, but it was fun watching the videos. I liked the Indian one.

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  6. I don't know, not really my cup of tea, lol !

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  7. Am I ever relieved! When I saw the title to this post, I was scared. hey, it was a rough day, what can I say? But then, this is very nice:)

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  8. I love all things Sesame Street so I like Hoot the best, but these were all very cool.

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  9. I love Indian dances, their sing is beautiful too.
    thanks for sharing!

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  10. Amazing! I enjoy watching the videos. They are all great. Thank you for sharing.

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  11. Wow, amazing tunes! Thanks for sharing.

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  12. Thanks, Nessa, Now I know and understand what scat is!

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  13. Gotta love Sesame Street! These are fun! thanks for sharing.

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  14. I love the scat lesson. Leave it to Sesame Street.

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