Jazz is often referred to as America’s classical music. Jazz has played an important role in the development of a uniquely “American” culture. Learn more about jazz and its influence on American history at http://libguides.roanestate.edu/jazz.
Do you love jazz? You will want to watch the famous PBS/Ken Burns documentary series. It is available from the library’s AV collection and also online from the American History in Video database at https://ezproxy.roanestate.edu:3443/login?url=http://ahiv.alexanderstreet.com/Search/multititle/burns%20jazz .