Grade Range: 6-10Resource Type(s): Lessons & ActivitiesDate Posted: 6/10/2008
In this music activity, students will learn how to listen to and appreciate authentic jazz recordings by listening to fifteen recordings by jazz greats and reading brief introductions that discuss the relevance of the songs as well as how to listen to them.
Multimedia instruction, Museum education
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