Explore the themes and art that emerged during the Harlem Renaissance
Meet a master artist through one of his most important works
Out of the hardships of Black Americans at the turn of the 20th century came the blues, a music that helped ease their suffering.
Students will learn to identify musical styles and musicians associated with Harlem, focusing on jazz.
The musicality of words is an important element of poetry, and many poets carefully consider the sound of the words on the page. Students will listen to and analyze jazz music.
The road to racial equality was a long one and the battle for equality had many heroes; some of them made history just by opening their mouths to sing. We learn about one of those heroes in this podc