Dr. Wesley J. Watkins http://kalw.org en What's Jazz got to do with democracy? http://kalw.org/post/whats-jazz-got-do-democracy <p>Dr. Wes Watkins, IV has built his whole life&rsquo;s work around the idea that there&rsquo;s no better example of democracy than a Jazz ensemble. Dr. Watkins is the founder of the Bay Area-based <a href="http://www.jazzanddemocracy.com/bio.php">Jazz &amp; Democracy Project</a>. He devised a curriculum that teaches schoolchildren lessons in jazz alongside American history and the democratic process.</p> Tue, 08 May 2012 22:39:03 +0000 Hana Baba 10277 at http://kalw.org What's Jazz got to do with democracy?