Rock, Jazz, and Blues

Aerosmith - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Aerosmith - http://www.kidzworld.com/site/p479.htm
A brief biography with a picture is available on this page.

The Beatles- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Informaton is availbale on the EBSCO Database under biographies.

Leonard Bernstein - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Informaton is available on the EBSCO Database under biographies.

Jon Bon Jovi - http://www.sing365.com/music/lyric.nsf/singerUnid/62B403840443DE26482568...
A brief biography with a picture is available on this page.

Jon Bon Jovi - http://www.hiponline.com/artist/music/b/bon_jovi/
A picture and brief biography can be found on this site.

John Cage-http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

John Cage - http://www.lovely.com/bios/cage.html
A brief biography is available at this site.

Johnny Cash- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Johnny Cash - http://www.cmt.com/art/search/art.bios.jhtml?ai_id=330
A brief biography and picture is available on this page.

Eric Clapton- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

John Coltrane - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Aaron Copland- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediace...
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Miles Davis - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Bo Diddley - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

http://www.shs.starkville.k12.ms.us/mswm/MSWritersAndMusicians/musicians... ">Bo Diddley - http://www.shs.starkville.k12.ms.us/mswm/MSWritersAndMusicians/musicians...
This page contains a biography, timeline, list of works, and links to additional sites.

Duke Ellingtonhttp://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

George Gershwin- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Informaton can be located on the EBSCO Databcse under biographies.

American Masters-Benny Goodman - http://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/episodes/benny-goodman/about-benny-goodman/615/

Benny Goodman- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Bill Haley - http://www.rhull.freeserve.co.uk/biography1.htm
A brief biographies can be found here. Follow the link for how the Saddlemen became the Comets for information on the Comets.

Bill Haley-  http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Lionel Hampton
 http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

W.C. Handy - http://www2.una.edu/library/handy/biography.htm
A biography with a link to his list of works is available at this page.

W.C. Handyhttp://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Jimmy Hendrix- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Son House - http://www.shs.starkville.k12.ms.us/mswm/MSWritersAndMusicians/musicians...
A list of major works, timeline, and biography are available on this site.

Blind Lemon Jefferson - http://www.eyeneer.com/America/Genre/Profiles/BLUES/lemon.html
A brief biography and sample of his work is available on this page.

Blind Lemon Jefferson- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Additional information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

James Price Johnson - http://www.jass.com/Jp/jp.html
A very brief biography is available on this page.

James Price Johnson- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

B.B. King - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Huddy "Leadbelly" Ledbetter - http://www.nashvillesongwritersfoundation.com/fame/ledbet.html
A brief biography is provided that includes career highlights, hits, and awards he received.

Huddy "Leadbelly" Ledbetter - http://cycad.com/cgi-bin/Leadbelly/biog.html
A more lengthy biography with pictures is available at this site.

Glenn Miller - http://history1900s.about.com/library/prm/blglenmiller2.htm
Information about Glenn Miller's first instrument and early life.

Mysteries and Secrets!-Glenn Miller-http://www.skygaze.com/content/mysteries/GlennMiller.shtml
Discusses the controversy about how Glenn Miller died.

Jazzone's Charlie Parker -http://www.geocities.com/BourbonStreet/Square/9063/index/parker.html
A short biography and list of albums is available at this site.

Charlie Parker - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

http://www.mapsites.net/gotham01/webpages/alisonhannah/coleporter.html ">Cole Porter - http://www.mapsites.net/gotham01/webpages/alisonhannah/coleporter.html
A brief biography with highlights of his career is provided on this web page.

Cole Porter- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Elvis Presley - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Gertrude "Ma" Rainey- http://www.peoplestheatre.org/maraineys/maraineys_bio.htm
A very brief biography can be found on this page.

Gertrude "Ma" Rainey _ http://www.eyeneer.com/America/Genre/Blues/Profiles/ma.rainey.html
A brief biography and picture are available on this site.

Gertrude "Ma" Rainey - http://www.redhotjazz.com/rainey.html
A brief biography, picture, and samples of her work are available on this page.

Great Performances: Richard Rodgers -http://www.pbs.org/wnet/gperf/shows/songbook/multimedia/bio_rodgers.html
A biography and timeline of musicals is provided at this site.

Richard Rodgers - http://www3.rnh.com/bios/Show_bio.asp?Bio_Name1=Rodgers,+Richard&Flag=-1
A brief biography and picture are available on this page.

Alan Silvestri - http://www.alan-silvestri.com/main.html
An extensive biography with photos is available at this site.

Alan Silvestri - http://www.bttf.com/silvestr.htm
A brief biography is available on this page.

Rolling Stones- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be found on the EBSCO database under biographies.
 

Bessie Smith http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be found on the EBSCO database under biographies. 

Eddie Van Halen- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Eddie Van Halen _ http://www.sing365.com/music/lyric.nsf/singerUnid/C2D000732BC30A05482568...
A brief biography with picture is available at this site.

T-Bone Walker - http://www.rhythmandtheblues.org.uk/artists/tbonewalker.shtml
A brief biography of is available on this site.

T-Bone Walker - http://search.epnet.com
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Muddy Waters - http://www.theiceberg.com/artist/4413/muddy_waters.html
A brief biography with a list of his work is available on this site.

Muddy Waters - http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

John Williams - http://www.johnwilliams.org/reference/biography.html
A biography is available on this site.

John Williams - http://mahawa.jw-music.net/bio.htm
A brief biography with picture is available on this page.

Led Zeppelin _ http://www.theiceberg.com/artist/2981/led_zeppelin.html
A brief biography with picture is available at this site.

Led Zeppelin- http://search.ebscohost.com/Community.aspx?user=chariho&password=mediacenter&authtype=uid&ugt=723731963C9635773736356632053E5226E365D36113609361E327E336133503&return=y&IsMobile=N
Information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies.

Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz - http://www.jazzinamerica.org/home.asp
The mission of the Thelonious Monk Institute of Jazz is to offer public school-based jazz education programs for young people around the world, helping students develop imaginative thinking, creativity, curiosity, a positive self image, and a respect for their own and others' cultural heritage. The institute has developed an Internet-based curriculum for social studies, American history, and music classes. The fifth-, eighth-, and eleventh-grade curricula include eight 50- minute class lessons to be taught as part of social studies or American history courses. Additional information can be located on the EBSCO database under biographies