The first book of jazz langston hughes

Illustrated throughout by Cliff Roberts' stylized be-bop drawings, this book is a helpful and enlightening guide for both jazz aficionados and listeners coming for the first time to this indigenous American sound. Please enter the message. The stories are so immersive and fun, and the drawings so heart warming, that the book feels microscopically short. The Lion Roars Phil Sandford.

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There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I'd use this with 2nd or 3rd graders to start, since they've had a little more schooling with the idea of musical styles and their connection to history.

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Be the first to add this to a list. Physical Description 73 p. You may have already requested this item. The First Book of Jazz provides a clear account of what jazz is and introduces some of the colorful personalities that have been a part of fhe exciting story. Anyone with even a passing interest in either jazz specifically or music history or theory generally would be well-served by reading this book.

First Book Of Jazz by Langston Hughes

English View all editions and formats Summary: Hughes's firts is clear and accessible but doesn't "talk down" to young readers. Biography, Juvenile audience Document Type: Then set up a personal list of libraries from your profile page by clicking on your user name at the top right of any screen.

Of course, I would pair all of this with music.

Jazz is American music. Nobody else ever made jazz before we did. Langstln 2, at 4: April 2, at 8: The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization firts be applied. I found a discarded library copy on Amazon, and while it's hard to believe a library mazz get rid of it, I was so grateful to be able to save it fo A magical book for young and young-at-heart readers. Hans Ostrom rated it really liked it Feb 02, Sep 21, Chris Callaway rated it really liked it Shelves: Hughes is best known for his work during the Harlem Renaissance.

It was more to give you an introduction to the book to make you aware of its existence and to give you a feel for its illustrations.

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies. Your rating has been recorded. Illustrated throughout by Cliff Roberts' stylized be-bop drawings, this book is a helpful and enlightening guide for both jazz aficionados and listeners coming for the first time to this indigenous American sound.

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