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Jazz

Famous Things
  • Int
  • 2 hours
  • 4

Born around the year 1895 in New Orleans, this distinct style of music brought together the elements of ragtime, marching band music, and the blues.

Lesson Audio
Lesson Tasks
  • vocabulary review tasks
  • reading
  • comprehension questions
  • group discussion
Vocabulary
  • slave
  • labor
  • plantation
  • spiritual
  • settler
  • tradition
  • funeral
  • melody
  • improvise
  • fashionable
  • popularity
  • contribution