Creativity – Nothing to be afraid of
Presentation in conjunction with pianist Harry Pickens designed for music teachers interested in beginning to improvise and for their students. …read more
What is Jazz?
Jazz. A musical style that evolved in the United States around 1900, chiefly played by AfroAmericans, though the music has since been produced and consumed interracially and internationally. Jazz was, […] …read more
Glossary of Terms
Glossary of jazz and related musical terms …read more
Detailed Outline for School Presentations
Primary (K – 3) Performance Selections Composer Focus Sister Sadie Horace Silver Define jazz Explain improvisation In music In speech In other areas Blues Performing group Create an original melody […] …read more