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Jazz
Book - 2006
Trombone Shorty
Book - 2015
Trombone Shorty at age 13, playing with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
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Share this video clip with the book Trombone Shorty. The performance showcases many talented young musicians, but Troy Andrews (Trombone Shorty) begins his solo about one minute in. Share this video clip with the book Trombone Shorty. The performance showcases many talented young musicians, but Troy Andrews (Trombone Shorty) begins his solo about one minute in. Show less
Trombone Shorty plays "St. James Infirmary" at the White House
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This is my favorite Trombone Shorty clip to share with students. I don't tell them where the performance is taking place, I just let it play. After a few ...Show more This is my favorite Trombone Shorty clip to share with students. I don't tell them where the performance is taking place, I just let it play. After a few minutes, the camera pans over the audience. I love seeing the student reaction when they see the Obamas sitting in the front row and realize it is the White House. Show less
Bird & Diz
Book - 2015
Bird & Diz. Album available through hoopla digital.
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Recommended by Gary Golio, the author of Bird & Diz. He challenges readers to listen to "Leap Frog" and "Bloomdido" before picki...Show more Recommended by Gary Golio, the author of Bird & Diz. He challenges readers to listen to "Leap Frog" and "Bloomdido" before picking up their crayons to draw! After you share the book, pass out the art supplies while you play this album. See what happens! Show less
Bird & Diz. Album available for streaming or download on Freegal.
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Two great versions of "Salt Peanuts", the song that inspired Gary Golio's picture book, Bird & Diz. Two great versions of "Salt Peanuts", the song that inspired Gary Golio's picture book, Bird & Diz. Show less
Charlie Parker Played Be Bop
Book - 1992
Jazz A-B-Z
Book - 2005
Jazz Day
The Making Of A Famous Photograph
Book - 2016
Interactive Art Kane Photo, Harlem 1958
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After reading Jazz Day by Roxanne Orgill, explore Art Kane's 1958 photo at this website. The site makes the photograph interactive, allowing you to zoom i...Show more After reading Jazz Day by Roxanne Orgill, explore Art Kane's 1958 photo at this website. The site makes the photograph interactive, allowing you to zoom in, identify each musician, and even sort them by instrument or jazz style. Who is chatting and laughing instead of posing for the camera? Did anyone bring their instrument? And who are those kids in the front row? Show less
Miss Ella's Playhouse
Music CD - 2008
Nicky's Jazz For Kids
Music CD - 2003
John Coltrane's A Love Supreme
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After learning about John Coltrane, play some of his iconic music. You can find this recording and many more available for streaming or download through hoopla digital and Freegal. After learning about John Coltrane, play some of his iconic music. You can find this recording and many more available for streaming or download through hoopla digital and Freegal. Show less
Ken Burns: Jazz
Streaming Video - 2000
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