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Other younger performers, such as singer and saxophonist, who were discouraged by bebop' s increasing complexity pursued more lucrative endeavors in rhythm and blues, and eventually. Some, including Gillespie, composed intricate yet danceable pieces for bebop musicians in an effort to make them more accessible, but bebop largely remained on the fringes of American audiences purview.
The new direction of postwar jazz drew a wealth of critical acclaim, but it steadily declined in popularity as it developed a reputation as an academic genre that was largely inaccessible to mainstream audiences, Burchett said.