A Trumpet around the Corner: The Story of New Orleans Jazz

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2008-04-01
  • Publisher: Univ Pr of Mississippi
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From the first raucous chorus to the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, the saga of the Big Easy's signature music---jazz

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. xi
Counting Off the Beat: An Introductionp. 3
A City like No Otherp. 9
People, Facesp. 23
A Society to Itselfp. 43
Papa Jack's Boysp. 64
The Other Side of Townp. 79
On the Circuitp. 97
"Jass"p. 111
The First Sensational Musical Novelty of 1917!p. 126
Some Record!p. 141
Southern Stompsp. 158
Rhythm Kingsp. 180
Mister Jellyp. 201
Bouncing Aroundp. 220
Out to the Halfway Housep. 238
Kings of New Orleansp. 258
The Tiger's Pawp. 273
The Prodigalp. 287
Jazz Nightsp. 299
Glories, Rememberedp. 314
Revival Daysp. 332
Struttin'p. 354
Notesp. 363
Bibliographyp. 370
Indexp. 373
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