It Don't Mean a Thing by Ella Fitzgerald
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...guitar, piano, bass guitar, the trumpet, along with the trombone (Peterson, Ellis, Brown, Jones and Eldridge 1). The singer, Ella Fitzgerald, incorporated a Bebop style of jazz characterized by fast tempo or rhythm in the song. The song incorporated group techniques such as riffs and trading whereby, at some instance, people were doing their own solos and, at times, people were playing their roles all together to come up with the melody. The instruments had different roles. The piano brought out... the song’s melody and the drum set help preserve the tempo of the song (Peterson, Ellis, Brown, Jones and Eldridge 1). The guitar played its part mostly when people were doing a...