[JPL] Ignorance of past greatness not limited to jazz

Jim Eigo jim at jazzpromoservices.com
Thu Mar 15 05:59:33 EDT 2012

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Duck Ellington Swings Through the Zoo: Baby Loves Jazz
Ella Elephant Scats Like That: Baby Loves Jazz
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And they come with music too.

On 3/14/12 9:40 PM, "Paul Combs" <pcomb at comcast.net> wrote:

> I always taught my elementary school students about Ellington. There are
> some reasonably good materials out there for that purpose, too. I
> remember a third grade class I had once who fell involve with
> Ellington's "Jack The Bear." Of course, I am a jazz musician, and was
> often seen as eccentric by my administrators. Never the less, if you
> have any voice in your school system, you should encourage the
> music/arts department to at least teach about Ellington.
> Paul

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