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Category Archives: Jazz

Tracking A Rage in Harlem (HUM303)

Various artists from various regions from about the 1920s to the late 1950s. Listen to them: they speak to the social content of A Rage in Harlem.

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Jayne Cortez (May 10, 1934 – December 28, 2012)

A longer poetry reading:


great images set to a song featuring jazz guitarist Grant Green

(key change @ about 1:54 is amazing)




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