Music of New Orleans
The music of New Orleans assumes various styles of music which have often borrowed from earlier traditions. New Orleans, Louisiana is especially known for its strong association with jazz music, unive...
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Gunhild Carling is amazing!
Gunhild Carling (born 7 May 1975) is amazing Swedish jazz musician and multi-instrumentalist. have fun with Bagpipe swing from Gunhild Carling.
A great video lots of fun with Hetty & the Jazzato Band - The world of jazz
A great video lots of fun with Hetty & the Jazzato Band © Facebook
Louis Prima--Sam Buttera Night Train
Sam Buttera, born New Orleans, Aug. 17, 1927 died June 3, 2009
102 y/o Dancer Sees Herself on Film for the First Time
Alice Barker was a chorus line dancer during the Harlem Renaissance of the the 1930s and 40s. She danced at clubs such as The Apollo, Cotton Club, and Zanzib...
Somethin' Else is a 1958 album by jazz musician Julian Cannonball Adderley, regarded as a landmark album in the hard bop and cool styles. This critically-a...
Jazz - Luis Armstrong
December 19, 1955, Milan, Italy Trumpet: Louis Armstrong Trombone: Trummy Young Piano: Billy Kyle Drums: Barrett Deems West End Blues.
Jazz - Famous Artists
Featuring: Charlie Parker - Saxophone Coleman Hawkins - Tenor saxophone Hank Jones - Piano Ray Brown - Double bass Buddy Rich - Drums Bill Harris - Trombone ...
Jazz - In memory of Django Reinhardt
in memory of the genius Django Reinhardt.
Jazz is a genre of music that originated in African American communities during the late 19th and early 20th century. It emerged in many parts of the United States in the form of independent popular m...
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New Orleans rhythm and blues
New Orleans rhythm and blues refers to a type of R&B music from the U.S. city of New Orleans, Louisiana, characterized by extensive use of piano and horn sections, complex syncopated "second line"...
Sidney Bechet
Sidney Bechet (May 14, 1897 – May 14, 1959) was an American jazz saxophonist, clarinetist, and composer.He was one of the first important soloists in jazz (beating cornetist and trumpeter Louis ...
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Ben Webster
Benjamin Francis Webster (March 27, 1909 – September 20, 1973), a.k.a. "The Brute" or "Frog", was an influential American jazz tenor saxophonist. Webster, born in Kansas City, Missouri, is consid...
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Buddy Rich
Bernard "Buddy" Rich (September 30, 1917 – April 2, 1987) was an American jazz drummer and bandleader. Rich was billed as "the world's greatest drummer" and was known for his virtuoso technique, power...
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Stan Getz
Stanley Getz (February 2, 1927 – June 6, 1991) was an American jazz saxophonist. Playing primarily the tenor saxophone, Getz was known as "The Sound" because of his warm, lyrical tone, his prime influ...
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Zaz (singer)
Isabelle Geffroy (born 1 May 1980 in Tours, France), better known by the nickname Zaz, is a French singer-songwriter who mixes jazzy styles, French variety, soul and acoustic. She is famous for her hi...
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Dorsey Brothers
The Dorsey Brothers were a studio group fronted by musicians Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey. They started recording under their name in 1928 with a series of studio recordings for the OKeh label (they had c...
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John Kirby (musician)
John Kirby (December 31, 1908 – June 14, 1952), was a jazz double-bassist who also played trombone and tuba.
John Kirby was born John Kirk in Winchester, Virginia on 31 December 1908. His mo...
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Tom Gaebel
Tom Gaebel is a German singer and leader of a big band named after himself. He changed the spelling of his last name, avoiding the umlaut to give it an international sheen. In addition to singing and ...
Charlie Christian
Charles Henry "Charlie" Christian (July 29, 1916 – March 2, 1942) was an American swing and jazz guitarist.Christian was an important early performer on the electric guitar, and a key figure in ...
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Janet Lawson
Janet Lawson, born Janet Polun on November 13, 1940, in Baltimore, Maryland, is a jazz singer and educator. She was born into a family of professional musicians. As a child she performed on the radi...
Ornette Coleman
Randolph Denard Ornette Coleman (born March 9, 1930) is an American saxophonist, violinist, trumpeter and composer. He was one of the major innovators of the free jazz movement of the 1960s, having al...
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Art Van Damme
Art Van Damme (April 9, 1920 – February 15, 2010) was a jazz accordionist.
Born in Norway, Michigan, he began playing the accordion at age nine and started classical study when his family mo...
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Oscar Aleman
Oscar Marcelo Alemán (February 20, 1909 – October 14, 1980) was an Argentine jazz guitarist, singer, dancer and entertainer.
Alemán was born in Machagai, Chaco Province in Northern Argentina. He w...
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Soul jazz
Soul jazz is a development of jazz incorporating strong influences from blues, soul, gospel and rhythm and blues in music for small groups, often an organ trio featuring a Hammond organ.
Soul jazz...
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Hot Lips Page
Oran Thaddeus Page (January 27, 1908 – November 5, 1954) was an American jazz trumpeter, singer, and bandleader born in Dallas, Texas, United States. He was better known as Hot Lips Page by the ...
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Benny Carter
Bennett Lester "Benny" Carter (August 8, 1907 – July 12, 2003) was an American jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist, trumpeter, composer, arranger, and bandleader. He was a major figure in jazz from the...
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