“Be-bop is a way of phrasing and accenting. The accent is on the up beat. Instead of OO-bah, it’s oo-BAH. Different chords,...
This is a guest post by Michelle Krowl, a historian in the Manuscript Division. Artist Jean Louis Gerome Ferris’s interpretation of Abraham...
A hand-colored Currier & Ives lithograph, circa. 1876. Happy New Year! There is something sort of refreshing to me about saying those...
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