Episode 4: Jazz
Improvisation. Syncopation. Jazz. Born in the Big Easy, roots from the motherland, Caribbean rhythms and European influences. An ever-expanding expression of art and freedom with an enduring legacy. Unconventional, uncompromising- Jazz.
Follow along in The National Museum of African American Music's six episode series highlighting African Americans' impact on spirituals and gospel, the Blues, Jazz, Rhythm & Blues, and Hip Hop presented by Renasant Bank.