April is Jazz Appreciation Month! Day 1 Jazz Artist of the Day: Harold McKinney

In addition to Poetry, April is also Jazz Appreciation Month! EDsitement suggests many ways to celebrate Jazz: http://edsitement.neh.gov/feature/jazz-appreciation-month-jam

Harold McKinney, a Detroit native, is our April 1 Jazz Artist of the Day: Read abou this jazz giant below.

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AllMusic.: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/harold-mckinney-mn0000952125

Detroit African American History Project: http://www.daahp.wayne.edu/biographiesDisplay.php?id=67

Jazz Network: http://jazznetwork.us/harold-mckinney

Youtube videos: “Freedom Jazz Dance” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cI4I9cUON7U, “Ode to Africa” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VG3_PNZCJSw

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