History Explorer Podcast: Mary Lou Williams, Jazz Master

Grade Range: 5-8
Resource Type(s): Interactives & Media, Worksheets
Duration: 13 minutes
Date Posted: 12/31/2010

In this episode of the History Explorer podcast series, Ken Kimery, Executive Producer of the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, discusses the career of jazz musician Mary Lou Williams and the value of studying jazz in American history. The teacher guide includes discussion questions and links to related resources.

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