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Product Description: Follow Ella’s rise to become a queen of jazz, renowned for her remarkable scat improvisations, but also for her very personal interpretations of the Broadway classics and her live performances with Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong, among others...read more
By Rémi Courgeon (illustrator)

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9781851034437 | Har/com edition (Moonlight Pub Ltd, December 1, 2016), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Follow Ella’s rise to become a queen of jazz, renowned for her remarkable scat improvisations, but also for her very personal interpretations of the Broadway classics and her live performances with Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong, among others.

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Product Description: Follow Ray Charles's rise from humble beginnings, overcoming hardship, loss, and blindness to become the undisputed king of rhythm ’n’ blues. Each spread relates a different stage of his life, and key moments are captured by evocative photos from the time and Rémi Courgeon’s beautiful illustrations...read more
By Remi Courgeon (illustrator)

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9781851034444 | Har/com edition (Moonlight Pub Ltd, December 1, 2016), cover price $22.99 | About this edition: Follow Ray Charles's rise from humble beginnings, overcoming hardship, loss, and blindness to become the undisputed king of rhythm ’n’ blues.

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Product Description: Did you know that Jazz came from a kind of music called ragtime? Jazz musicians helped make the first drum sets. Discover these and other fascinating facts in Jazz, an I Love Music book.

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9781489643476 | Av2 by Weigl, July 1, 2016, cover price $27.13 | About this edition: Did you know that Jazz came from a kind of music called ragtime?

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Product Description: Hailing from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age six, and today this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the legendary New Orleans Jazz Fest...read more
By Bryan Collier (illustrator)

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9781520014548 | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, June 14, 2016), cover price $38.99 | About this edition: Hailing from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high.

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9781419714658 | Harry N Abrams Inc, April 14, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: "Winner of both a Caldecott Honor and a Coretta Scott King Award, this beautiful picture book for older kids is an inspirational look at overcoming our circumstances to follow our dreams, in this case that of a young musician in New Orleans.

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Product Description: What happens when you invite as many jazz musicians as you can to pose for a photo in 1950s Harlem? Playful verse and glorious artwork capture an iconic moment for American jazz.When Esquire magazine planned an issue to salute the American jazz scene in 1958, graphic designer Art Kane pitched a crazy idea: how about gathering a group of beloved jazz musicians and photographing them? He didn’t own a good camera, didn’t know if any musicians would show up, and insisted on setting up the shoot in front of a Harlem brownstone...read more
By Francis Vallejo (illustrator)

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9780763669546 | Candlewick Pr, March 8, 2016, cover price $18.99 | About this edition: What happens when you invite as many jazz musicians as you can to pose for a photo in 1950s Harlem?

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Product Description: Louis Armstrong
By Remi Courgeon (illustrator)

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9781851034369 | Har/com edition (Moonlight Pub Ltd, June 1, 2016), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Louis Armstrong

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Product Description: Louis Armstrong has been called the most important improviser in the history of jazz. Although his New Orleans neighborhood was poor in nearly everything else, it was rich in superb music. Young Louis took it all in, especially the cornet blowing of  Joe "King" Oliver...read more
By Lesa Cline-Ransome and James Ransome (illustrator)

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9780823434282 | Holiday House, February 1, 2016, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Louis Armstrong has been called the most important improviser in the history of jazz.

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Product Description: Ella Fitzgerald went from a poor girl living on the streets to the one of the greatest Jazz singers of her time and ours. This title will take readers through the grand life of Ella and show them that nothing can hold you back if you have a dream and determination...read more

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9781680801248 | Abdo Kids, January 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Ella Fitzgerald went from a poor girl living on the streets to the one of the greatest Jazz singers of her time and ours.

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Product Description: Jazz is part of the I Love Music series. This series allows readers to learn about popular types of music. From jazz to country, each book explores how music is made and the qualities that make each genre unique. Eye-catching photographs and easy-to-read text show young readers how much fun making music can be...read more

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9781489635822 | Weigl Pub Inc, July 15, 2015, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Jazz is part of the I Love Music series.
9781489617576 | Weigl Pub Inc, July 30, 2013, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The Let's Dance series gives readers an opportunity to explore popular forms of dance.

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9781489635815 | Weigl Pub Inc, July 15, 2015, cover price $27.13 | About this edition: Jazz is part of the I Love Music series.
9781489621412 | Weigl Pub Inc, July 15, 2014, cover price $27.13
9781489617569 | Weigl Pub Inc, July 30, 2013, cover price $27.13

By Keith Mallett (illustrator)

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9781596439634 | Roaring Brook, June 16, 2015, cover price $17.99

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Product Description: An award-winning author and a Caldecott Medalist improvise a playful tribute to the creators of bebop—Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie.When sax player Charlie “Bird” Parker and trumpeter John “Dizzy” Gillespie make music together, they toss notes back and forth like a game of tag and chase each other with sounds...read more
By Ed Young (illustrator)

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9780763666606 | Nov edition (Candlewick Pr, February 26, 2015), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: An award-winning author and a Caldecott Medalist improvise a playful tribute to the creators of bebop—Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie.

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9780133861471 | 8 psc edition (Prentice Hall, January 3, 2015), cover price $68.33
9780205632169 | 6 cdr stu edition (Prentice Hall, October 6, 2009), cover price $39.60 | About this edition: Will be shipped from US.
9789990226669 | Prentice Hall, May 30, 2004, cover price $0.02
9780131505636 | Pck cdr edition (Prentice Hall, May 14, 2004), cover price $44.00
9780130256706 | 2 pck edition (Prentice Hall, October 1, 1999), cover price $82.00 | About this edition: This set focuses on the most important musical pieces covered in the text.
3 other edition(s) in this binding (see all)

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9780134192239 | 8 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, January 6, 2015), cover price $117.93 | About this edition: NOTE : You are purchasing a¿standalone¿product; MyMusicLab®¿does not come packaged with this content.
9780205922505, titled "Understanding Music: Books a La Carte Edition" | 7 pck unbn edition (Prentice Hall, September 25, 2012), cover price $80.67
9780205909858 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, May 3, 2012), cover price $109.67
9780205441013 | 7 edition (Prentice Hall, March 23, 2012), cover price $89.00 | About this edition: Active Listening with More Depth, More Focus, and More Knowledge           Understanding Music teaches students what to listen for in music, while offering instructors and students an economical option for their music appreciation course.
9780205887088 | 7 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, March 23, 2012), cover price $60.67
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9780133796384 | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, January 24, 2015), cover price $52.20
9780130343376 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, August 1, 2001), cover price $46.80 | About this edition: This set focuses on the most important musical pieces covered in the text.
9780136063360 | Prentice Hall, April 1, 2000, cover price $32.00 | also contains Cartesian Impedance Control of Redundant and Flexible-Joint Robots | About this edition: This set focuses on the most important musical pieces covered in the text.

Using the counting beat of This Old Man, nine jazz musicians are introduced in this lively, original presentation.
By R. G. Roth (illustrator)

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9781430107378 | Har/cas edition (Live Oak Media, December 31, 2009), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Using the counting beat of This Old Man, nine jazz musicians are introduced in this lively, original presentation.
9781430107408 | Pck har/co edition (Live Oak Music Maker, December 31, 2009), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In this toe-tapping jazz tribute, the traditional "This Old Man" gets a swinging makeover, and some of the era's best musicians take center stage.

Paperback:

9780544339224 | Houghton Mifflin, January 27, 2015, cover price $6.99

Miscellaneous:

9780547545745 | Houghton Mifflin, November 1, 2006, cover price $16.00

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Product Description: Winner 2015 Annual American Graphic Design Award! The perfect way to introduce children to a truly American art form, and a work of art in its own right, J Is for Jazz is the cat's pajamas for all readers-little finger zingers through grown-up cats! Be-bopping, lyrical introductions to key jazz figures, locations, musical terms, and a glossary of jazz slang are brought to life by author Ann Ingalls...read more

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9781622670260 | Bright Connections Media, September 30, 2014, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Winner 2015 Annual American Graphic Design Award!

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Product Description: Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka shares his love of jazz great Sun Ra, just in time to mark the centennial of the musician’s birth. Jazz musician Sun Ra (1914–1993) always said that he came from Saturn. Being from another planet, he was naturally intrigued by everything earthly — especially music, because music is the one thing on Earth most like the stars...read more

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9780763658069 | Candlewick Pr, May 13, 2014, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Caldecott Medalist Chris Raschka shares his love of jazz great Sun Ra, just in time to mark the centennial of the musician’s birth.

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Product Description: It wasn't soft/It wasn't black/It wasn't sweet/It wasn't white/It was swing. Brought together by the love of playing jazz music, Teddy Wilson and Benny Goodman broke the color barrier in entertainment when they formed the Benny Goodman Trio with Gene Krupa...read more
By James E. Ransome (illustrator)

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9781633793613, titled "Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage As the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History" | Dvd edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, December 30, 2014), cover price $38.99

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9781633795198, titled "Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage As the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History" | Unabridged edition (Dreamscape Media Llc, December 30, 2014), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: It wasn't soft/It wasn't black/It wasn't sweet/It wasn't white/It was swing.

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9780823423620, titled "Benny Goodman & Teddy Wilson: Taking the Stage As the First Black-and-White Jazz Band in History" | Holiday House, January 14, 2014, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A stunning picture book celebrates the first widely seen integrated jazz performance: the debut of the Benny Goodman quartet with Teddy Wilson in 1936 Chicago.

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Product Description: What is a popular kind of music that originated in the United States? The answer is Jazz. Mixing folk and blues influences, talented artists from Scott Joplin to Wynton Marsalis have kept jazz at the forefront of the American music scene...read more

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9781464402715 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2013, cover price $12.88 | About this edition: What is a popular kind of music that originated in the United States?

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9780766041660 | Enslow Pub Inc, September 1, 2013, cover price $33.27 | About this edition: What is a popular kind of music that originated in the United States?

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Product Description: Which Type Of Music Blends Styles And Uses Improvisation? Jazz! Supports Emphasis On Increasing Steam (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, And Math) Content.

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9781621697756 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2013, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: Jazz is a uniquely American art form.

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9781621698807 | Rourke Pub Group, August 1, 2013, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: Which Type Of Music Blends Styles And Uses Improvisation?

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Product Description: The childhood of Louis Armstrong was as fascinating as the great musician himself-and this chapter book biography tells it like never before. Play, Louis, Play! is written from the point of view of Louis' closest companion throughout his youth-his horn! In a jazz-inflected, exuberant voice, this unusual narrator tells it all, starting with the small New Orleans hock shop where little Louis bought his first trumpet for five hard-earned dollars...read more

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9781599903750 | Bloomsbury USA, December 7, 2010, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The childhood of Louis Armstrong was as fascinating as the great musician himself-and this chapter book biography tells it like never before.

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9781599909943 | Bloomsbury USA, January 8, 2013, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: The childhood of Louis Armstrong was as fascinating as the great musician himself-and this chapter book biography tells it like never before.

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Product Description: Growing up, John was a seeker. He wondered about spirit, and the meaning of life. And whether music could be a key to unlocking those mysteries. Like his grandfather’s preaching and his parents’ songs, could John’s music bring people closer to God?     Told in moving prose and powerfully illustrated, this is the story of a shy, curious boy from a deeply religious family who grew up to find solace and inspiration in his own unique approach to both spirituality and music...read more
By Rudy Gutierrez (illustrator)

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9780547239941 | Clarion Books, October 23, 2012, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Growing up, John was a seeker.

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Product Description: From Caldecott Honor winner Christian Robinson and acclaimed author Renee Watson, comes the inspiring true story of Florence Mills.Born to parents who were both former slaves, Florence Mills knew at an early age that she loved to sing, and that her sweet, bird-like voice, resonated with those who heard her...read more
By Christian Robinson (illustrator)

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9780375869730 | Random House Childrens Books, October 23, 2012, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: From Caldecott Honor winner Christian Robinson and acclaimed author Renee Watson, comes the inspiring true story of Florence Mills.

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9780375969737 | Random House Childrens Books, October 23, 2012, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: From Caldecott Honor winner Christian Robinson and acclaimed author Renee Watson, comes the inspiring true story of Florence Mills.

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Product Description: Called the "Maharaja of the keyboard" by Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson released over 200 recordings, won seven Grammy Awards, received the Order of Canada and is considered to have been one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time...read more

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9781770492691 | Tundra Books, September 11, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Called the "Maharaja of the keyboard" by Duke Ellington, Oscar Peterson released over 200 recordings, won seven Grammy Awards, received the Order of Canada and is considered to have been one of the greatest jazz pianists of all time.

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Product Description: Biography of famous Jazz composer written for ages 10-13.
By Rice

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9781612282671 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, August 17, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Biography of famous Jazz composer written for ages 10-13.

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Product Description: Biography of famous Jazz composer written for ages 10-13.

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9781612282718 | Mitchell Lane Pub Inc, August 15, 2012, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Biography of famous Jazz composer written for ages 10-13.

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Product Description: This popular Lucent Books series has been updated to make music of all genres even more accessible, popular and culturally relevant in the 21st century; the set focuses on the history, music, musicians, and instruments behind specific musical styles...read more

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9781420508208 | 1 edition (Lucent Books, June 29, 2012), cover price $39.40 | About this edition: This popular Lucent Books series has been updated to make music of all genres even more accessible, popular and culturally relevant in the 21st century; the set focuses on the history, music, musicians, and instruments behind specific musical styles.

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