Jazz as Protest: The Fight for Equity Through Music

Grade Levels
6th - 12th
Formats Included
  • PPTX


This presentation is a look at the use of Jazz in the fight for racial equity, including the Civil Rights Movement.

Artists Highlighted:

Mahalia Jackson

Duke Ellington

Billie Holiday

Ornette Coleman

John Coltrane

Nina Simone

Also included:

Links to Spotify playlists and articles.

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