Dixieland
Dixieland music or New Orleans Jazz, sometimes referred to as Hot jazz or Early Jazz, is a style of jazz music which developed in New Orleans at the start of the 20th century, and was spread to Chicag...
Arvell Shaw
Arvell Shaw (September 15, 1923, St. Louis, Missouri – December 5, 2002, Roosevelt, New York) was an American jazz double-bassist, best known for his work with Louis Armstrong.Shaw learned to play tub...
Put on Your Old Grey Bonnet
Percy Wenrich (January 23, 1887 – March 17, 1952) was a United States composer of ragtime and popular music.Born in Joplin, Missouri, he left for Chicago in 1901 and moved on to New York City ar...
Zutty Singleton
Arthur James "Zutty" Singleton (May 14, 1898 – July 14, 1975) was an influential American early jazz drummer.Singleton was born in Bunkie, Louisiana, and raised in New Orleans. He was working professi...
Oregon Jazz Band
The Oregon Jazz Band is a dixieland jazz band based in Coos Bay, Oregon. They are America's longest established dixieland jazz band, founded by Dr. Bill Borcher in Coos Bay in 1947. Borcher went on to...
Ted Lewis (musician)
Theodore Leopold Friedman, known as Ted Lewis (June 6, 1890 – August 25, 1971), was an American entertainer, bandleader, singer, and musician. He led a band presenting a combination of jazz, hok...
Arthur Whetsol
Arthur Parker Whetsel (February 22, 1905 - May 1, 1940) was an early "sweet" trumpeter for Duke Ellington's Washingtonians.Art Whetsel was born in Punta Gorda, Florida, one of two children of the Rev...
Carroll Dickerson
Carroll Dickerson (November 1, 1895 – October 9, 1957) was a Chicago and New York-based dixieland jazz violinist and bandleader, probably better known for his extensive work with Louis Armstrong...
Jean Goldkette
John Jean Goldkette (18 March 1893–March 24, 1962) was a jazz pianist and bandleader born in France. Goldkette spent his childhood in Greece and Russia, and emigrated to the United States in 191...
Won't You Come Home Bill Bailey
"(Won't You Come Home) Bill Bailey", originally titled "Bill Bailey, Won't You Please Come Home?" is a popular song published in 1902. It is commonly referred to as simply "Bill Bailey".Its words and ...
Tin Roof Blues
"Tin Roof Blues" is a jazz composition first recorded by the New Orleans Rhythm Kings in 1923. It was written by band members Paul Mares, Ben Pollack, Mel Stitzel, George Brunies and Leon Roppolo. The...
Chris Barber
Donald Christopher 'Chris' Barber (born 17 April 1930) is a British jazz musician, best known as a bandleader and trombonist. As well as scoring a UK top twenty trad jazz hit, he helped the careers of...
Dialogues (Kenny Davern album)
Dialogues is a studio recording from June 2005 by the late clarinetist Kenny Davern and tenor saxophonist/clarinetist Ken Peplowski, released by the Arbors Records label. Also featured on the album is...
Steve Lacy
Steve Lacy (July 23, 1934 – June 4, 2004), born Steven Norman Lackritz in New York City, was a jazz saxophonist and composer recognized as one of the important players of soprano saxophone. Coming to ...
Honoré Dutrey
Honoré Dutrey (c. 1894 – 21 July 1935) was a dixieland jazz trombonist born in New Orleans, Louisiana, probably best known for his work in King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band.His playing has been con...
Jack Lesberg
Jack Lesberg (February 14, 1920 – September 17, 2005) was a jazz double-bassist. He performed with many famous jazz musicians, including Louis Armstrong, Earl Hines, Jack Teagarden, Sarah Vaughan and...
Muggsy Spanier
Francis Joseph Julian "Muggsy" Spanier (November 9, 1901 – February 12, 1967) was a prominent cornet player based in Chicago. He was renowned as the best trumpet/cornet in Chicago until Bix Beiderbeck...
Clarinet Marmalade
Clarinet Marmalade, later Clarinet Marmalade Blues, is a 1918 dixieland jazz standard composed by Larry Shields of the Original Dixieland Jass Band. It is played in the key of F major. It was later p...
James P. Johnson
James P. Johnson (born James Price Johnson, also known as Jimmy Johnson; February 1, 1894 – November 17, 1955) was an American pianist and composer. A pioneer of the stride style of jazz piano, he was...
George Brunies
George Brunies, aka Georg Brunis, (February 6, 1902 – November 19, 1974) was a jazz trombonist who came to fame in the 1930s, and was part of the Dixieland revival. He was known as the "King of the Ta...
High Society (composition)
"High Society" is a multi-strain melody, originally a march copyrighted in April 1901 by Porter Steele, which has become a traditional jazz standard. The piccolo obligato is not found in Steele's firs...
Jimmy McPartland
James Dugald McPartland (March 15, 1907 – March 13, 1991) was an American cornetist and one of the originators of Chicago Jazz. He worked with Eddie Condon, Art Hodes, Gene Krupa, Benny Goodman, Jack ...
Ed Garland
Edward Bertram Garland (January 9, 1895 – January 22, 1980) was a New Orleans jazz string bass player. He was commonly known as "Ed Garland", and sometimes "Montudie Garland" (a nickname he disl...
Punch Miller
Ernest Miller aka Punch Miller or Kid Punch Miller (June 10, 1894 – December 2, 1971), was a Dixieland jazz trumpeter. Miller was born in Raceland, Louisiana. He was known in New Orleans, Louisiana, ...
In Concert at the Outpost Performance Space, Albuquerque 2004
In Concert at the Outpost Performance Space, Albuquerque 2004 is a live recording of the late clarinetist Kenny Davern and his quartet, a recording of swinging dixieland music.