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US Navy Band Offers Free Educational Webcast

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The U.S. Navy Band will be presenting a series of free educational webcasts that will examine the origins of musical styles, musical instruments and other questions dealing with how musical elements came into existence. Episode three of the Navy Band’s “Origins” series can be watched live on Wednesday, Dec. 5th, 2018 at 1 p.m. ET. Classrooms have the opportunity participate by emailing or texting your students’ questions either before or during the webcast.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 1:00pm (9th-12th grade): A combo from U.S. Navy Band Commodores jazz ensemble presents "Jazz Origins." Episode Two of the U.S. Navy Band’s “Origins” series. We will explore Ragtime, Harlem Stride, Blues, Second Line, Dixieland and other musical styles that led to the formation of jazz, the great American art form.

Via this webcast link:

Dec 5th: https://www.dvidshub.net/webcast/17594
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Text Questions: 202.409.1307

Navy Band Group
http://www.navyband.navy.mil/commodores.html (group description)
http://www.navyband.navy.mil/images/photos/ensemble%20portraits/commodores-portrait-large.jpg (press photo of entire Commodores)

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*** Questions from students are highly encouraged and may be emailed or texted BEFORE or DURING each webcast. Be sure to include what school you attend and/or where you are watching the webcast. The musicians will dedicate a portion of their program to answering these questions.