[Dixielandjazz] Origins of Jazz Thread

TCASHWIGG at aol.com TCASHWIGG at aol.com
Mon Dec 29 00:21:41 PST 2003

Here are a couple of interesting websites:  some of you might enjoy.

Marching, Ragging and Mourning CD  - NOTES: It is well known that jazz sprang 
from the pre-World War I brass bands of New Orleans, and that such bands 
played for dancing as well as for marches and ... 

River of Song: The Artists  - ... New Orleans brass band music was around 
before jazz, and it is still the hottest sound on the city's streets. For a 
while, it seemed ... 

There are a lot of other interesting things available as well if you do a 
search for "Brass Bands new Orleans"


Tom Wiggins
Saint Gabriel's Celestial Brass band

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