Welcome to Jazz

A Swing-Along Celebration of America’s Music, Featuring “When the Saints Go Marching In”
by Carolyn Sloan, Jessica Gibson

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 Are you ready to swing? Discover the wonders of jazz: How to get in the groove, what it means to play a solo, and the joy of singing along in a call-and-response.
In this interactive swing-along picture book with 12 sound chips,...

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Published By Workman Publishing Company

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 32

Publication Date 10/15/2019

ISBN 9781523506880

Dimensions 12 inches x 10.25 inches

"A swinging invitation to get into the groove." —Kirkus Reviews

". . . a five-star performance from start to finish." —BookPage

"Welcome to Jazz is a perfect entree for a young person's journey into the wonders of jazz. Carolyn Sloan's insightfulness into the basics—rhythm, sound, improvisation—makes concepts clear while providing a fun and exciting adventure into the exploration of the art form. Highly recommended for children of all ages."
—Justin DiCiccio, jazz performer, composer, pedagogue, and Associate Dean/Chair Emeritus of The Manhattan School of Music’s Jazz Arts Program