History of Jazz

Themes and Variations

$30.00 
SKU: JC4

The History of Jazz includes 15 lessons on the major points of jazz history and some of the greatest jazz legends. It includes Digital Resources with PowerPoints and QuickTime movies that present the information to the students. Students can complete reproducible pages on the lesson content and the guided listening as assessments or as notes. Listening examples are included as YouTube links in the PowerPoints, or you can use suggested materials from iTunes. 

Materials Included

In the printed product:
- Printed Book / Enhanced CD
- Digital Book PDF
- PowerPoint
- Movies
In the download edition:
- Digital Book PDF
- PowerPoint
- Movies

In the CD product:
- PowerPoint
- Movies

To get your download edition, add this product to your cart. After you go through the checkout process, a download link will appear. You will also receive an email with a link to your download. If you purchased a printed book with CD you will also receive a download version of the book and the CD. This is to ensure that users without disk drives will still be able to use the disk's contents. When you order a print book/CD you will also receive a download edition at no extra charge. You can use the download materials as reference right away, and will receive the print book/CD in a few days.

Lessons Include:

- Roots of Jazz
- Dixieland
- Louis Armstrong
- Blues, Swing
- Duke Ellington
- Count Basie
- Lester Young
- Be-Bop
- Dizzy Gillespie
- Charlie Parker
- Cool and Modal
- Miles Davis
- John Coltrane
- Soul, Bossa Nova, Fusion and Smooth Jazz

Samples:

Audio: Roots of Jazz
Audio: Louis Armstrong
Book: History of Jazz
Projectable: History of Jazz - Blues
Projectable: History of Jazz - Dixieland