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Dixieland, sometimes referred to as hot jazz or traditional jazz, is a style of jazz based on the music that developed in New Orleans at the start of the 20th century  ... More »

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The music of New Orleans assumes various styles of music which have often borrowed from ... However, the tradition of jazz in New Orleans has taken on various forms that have either branched out from original .... The history of the marching band in New Orleans is a rich one, with the various bands performing at virtually ...

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If you've never been to New Orleans, don't miss this one. If you've been to New Orleans, you know what we mean. It's perfectly clear where Jazz began, even the  ...

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Even before jazz, for most New Orleanians, music was not a luxury as it often is elsewhere–it was a necessity. Throughout the nineteenth century, diverse ethnic  ...

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What follows is an overview of jazz history that provides a foundation for this study. The Origins of Jazz - Pre 1895. A review of New Orleans' unique history and ...

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Jazz is a blended byproduct of the unique cultural environment and love of music found in New Orleans during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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When people visit New Orleans, they'll inevitably hear music at clubs like Preservation Hall, Snug Harbor and the Palm Court, or they'll experience it being  ...

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Mahalia Jackson, often called the greatest gospel singer, returned to her hometown to appear at the first New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival in April of 1970.

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Jazz...the sound that put New Orleans on the map, musically speaking! It's a distinctive sound--not big-band swing, with horns creating harmony. Nor is it modern ...

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New Orleans is a city built in a location that was by any measure a mistake. North American settlers needed a way to import and export goods via the Mississippi ...