Let Freedom Swing
This project and accompanying study guide explore the relationships between two great American traditions: jazz and democracy. Two iconic Americans stand at the heart of the project: Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor and jazz trumpeter, composer, and educator Wynton Marsalis, who is Artistic Director of Jazz at Lincoln Center. O’Connor and Marsalis teamed up for a concert at The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, on the
eve of President Obama’s inauguration, January 20, 2009. Justice O’Connor loves jazz (and, of course, democracy); Marsalis loves democracy (and, of course, jazz). Their conversations about the parallels between these two great American traditions provided the stimulus for the concert that inspired the idea for the short videos and educational materials presented here.
Created By: Pocket Masters

Sub-Pockets:
View: thumbnail | list | XML
[thumbnail] Register Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Additional Footage Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] A More Perfect Union Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] E Pluribus Unum Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] We the People Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Credits Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Contributors Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Contact Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Resources Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Standards Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Currriculum Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Home Page
by EdLab (2010)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Resources
by Teachers College (2009)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Educational Standards for Let Freedom Swing
by Teachers College (2009)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

[thumbnail] Let Freedom Swing Contributors
by Teachers College (2009)
uploaded by: Pocket Masters

Advanced






Pockets Tags Authors Uploaders
View: chart | cloud | list Color key
Authored By: Students Faculty
  Staff Other
 Options





Let Freedom Swing >>
Web Pages
12 items
> intersect with
> view all
Videos
6 items
> intersect with
> view all
Documents
5 items
> intersect with
> view all
Lessons
3 items
> intersect with
> view all