[Dixielandjazz] Re: Dixieland pre 1904?
barbonestreet at earthlink.net
Sat Jan 22 07:55:51 PST 2005
"Brian Harvey" <pembroke.dock02 at ntlworld.com> wrote (polite snip)
> I was referring to the language of dixieland not the term - as a type of
> music it could have predated the turn of the century. The timing of the word
> Dixieland being applied to it is totally immaterial.
Yes, I agree with you. It is not the timing of the word, but the meaning of
the word. I also agree that Dixieland, or its language, could have pre dated
1904. However, there is no real evidence it did, that I am aware of.
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