I See the Rhythm
Beginning with the roots of black music in Africa and continuing on to contemporary hip hop, I See the Rhythm takes young readers on a musical journey through time. From work songs on a Southern plantation to the rhythm of jazz in New Orleans, this is a unique visual and poetic introduction to the history of African-American music. Full color.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - gedell - LibraryThing
Summary: This book as about music and the beats can help you expext how you feel. Music can help you through the blues. In the earlier days thats all some people had was their music. Music such as ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - aubreycroat - LibraryThing
The author begins with the sounds of Africa, drums and chants. The songs of the salves and the birth of the blues, when black men were not truly free. Rag time and the beginning of the blues lend a ... Read full review