A Child’s Introduction to Jazz
Narrated by Cannonball Adderley
Cannonball on Jazz History
Julian “Cannonball” Adderley
Serving as a comprehensive lesson for all ages, “A Child’s Introduction to Jazz” provides an overview of the genre from it’s birth in New Orleans to the emergence of modern jazz.
The 1961 Riverside Records release narrated by Cannonball Adderley offers an easygoing introduction and analysis of the major jazz styles and legendary players made complete with recorded examples.