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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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EVENT SCHEDULE Noon: Activities begin, including: * Steeler Experience (Interactive) * Autograph and photo sessions * Tours (select players) * Steeler History/Exhibits * Family activities hosted by * Jack Daniels Cafe PNC Bank * NFL Hall of Fame displays * Dixieland Jazz 3:30 p.
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He enjoyed his childhood summers in Brewster, MA, travelling at home and abroad with his family, the theater, Dixieland Jazz, and was an avid fan and supporter of UCONN Women's Basketball program and an active member of their Tip-Off Club.
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Orange you glad you ain't spendin' New Year's Day staggerin' around smelly ol' Bourbon Street, chuggin' down Pat O'Brien's watered-downed Hurricanes, feastin' on gator jambalaya smothered in crawdads and swayin' to that Dixieland Jazz while you're waitin' for a USC-Gawgia kickoff under the Dome in N'awlins?
And to change the mood, the band has invited the Smoky Mountain Brass Quintet from America to play Dixieland jazz.
At school, the boy's interest in music was encouraged and in 1919 his enthusiasm was fired by hearing the Original Dixieland Jazz Band play at the Hammersmith Palais.