Gotta Be Jazz
From Hal Leonardby John Jacobson and John Higgins
Jam-packed with jazz history and fun facts, this unique revue features an original theme song and five jazz classics in kid-friendly arrangements, narrations for up to 57 speakers that set up the songs, riser choreography by John Jacobson, and professionally-produced recordings in true jazz form.
Extend learning further with "The Story Of Jazz," a spectacular full-color timeline and recorded history complete with narration and music excerpts of jazz standards spanning over a hundred years. Enjoy the sounds of ragtime, blues, dixieland, swing, big band, bebop, and more. Jazz music is only a little over a hundred years old and it is always changing. Who knows what it might sound like in another hundred years?
- Gotta Be Jazz
- Basin Street Blues
- My Favorite Things
- Route 66
- It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)
- and Birdland
(30 minutes, Grades 4-8)
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