School-Time Performance: Don Byron's Jazz for Kids

March 11 – 13, 1998

Alternate Title kaBAM Performance: Don Byron's Jazz for Kids
Production Language English
Country of Origin United States
Description Jazz composer and clarinetist Don Byron introduces young children to jazz in a manner that is sure to thrill and excite them -- through classic cartoon music. His ensemble will play selections from his acclaimed album Bug Music, a rousing collection of short, catchy tunes of loopy delight. Byron will feature jazz compositions young people may be familiar with as background music, and use them to explore elements of rhythm, melody, and the roles of different instruments in a jazz orchestra. A toe-tapping learning experience is guaranteed for all.
Identifier 1998s.01291
VenueLepercq Space (Ballroom, BAM Cafe)
musicianDon Byron