Incredible African-American Jazz Musicians

Incredible African-American Jazz Musicians

by Stephen Feinstein

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Incredible African-American Jazz Musicians by Stephen Feinstein

Jazz is the only art form invented in America. Incredible African-American Jazz Musicians profiles eight of the greatest jazz artists, from Louis Armstrong to Herbie Hancock. Learn how these musicians got started and what gifts they brought to the world of music.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781598451375
Publisher: Enslow Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date: 08/01/2012
Series: African-American Collective Biographies
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 6.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 990L (what's this?)
Age Range: 10 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction 4

1 Louis Armstrong 13

2 Duke Ellington 24

3 Ella Fitzgerald 36

4 Dizzy Gillespie 46

5 Charlie Parker 56

6 Miles Davis 66

7 John Coltrane 77

8 Herbie Hancock 87

Discography 97

Chapter Notes 100

Glossary 104

Further Reading 107

Internet Addresses 108

Index 109

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