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Dixieland

1. a form of jazz that originated in New Orleans, becoming popular esp with White musicians in the second decade of the 20th century
2. a revival of this style in the 1950s

Dixieland

 

the name of early American white jazz groups. In their music, the Dixieland players imitated the traditional Negro jazz bands of New Orleans (the first Dixieland groups arose in that city in 1915). Dixieland bands were most popular in the mid-1920’s and from the late 1930’s to the early 1940’s. Dixieland bands exist in many countries, including the USSR.

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He enjoyed Dixie Land Jazz, summers on Webster Lake, and spending time with family and friends.
In addition, Tyler served as a trustee for the CREW Foundation, the charitable arm of CREW Network, from 2001 to 2002; as president of REGA in 2004; and as a former member of the Dixie Land Title Association (DLTA) and National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP).
Following this reception, the Get Acquainted Mixer gave members, new and old, an opportunity to network while sharing appetizers and listening to Dixie Land Jazz.