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  1. Jan Luley featuring Thomas L'Etienne - BoonoonoonousRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... The song's complexities are masked by a gentle emotional sway. "New Orleans Joys," the first of four Jelly Roll Morton tunes, finds Luley along again, using both hands to engage in a high-stepping moment of elation. You almost smell the bubbling ...

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  2. Live music in New Orleans for Thurs., June 5, 2014: Keyboardist Ed...Read the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... collaborated with Vernel Bagneris, the creator of the musical "One Mo' Time," and featured the music of Jelly Roll Morton, Eubie Blake, Louis Gottschalk and others. The longtime Radiators keyboardist, singer and songwriter takes over Chickie Wah Wah ...

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  3. FESTIVAL/CRUISE: Berkshire Gateway Jazz Weekend Announces Final Lineup, Tix on Sale NowRead the original story

    May 20, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... the door). The Black Eagles have a mature mastery of this great American music -from Louis Armstrong and Jelly Roll Morton to early Duke Ellington to Cole Porter; from blues to rags to popular songs of the era. In fact, the New York Times' John ...

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  4. Jelly Roll Morton -- Jazz. New York in the Roaring TwentiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... New Orleans is always seen as the cradle of jazz as some of its most distinguished jazz musicians like Jelly Roll Morton, and Louis Armstrong came from there. Due to its central position in the cotton trade many immigrants from all corners of the ...

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  5. New Orleans' jazz band to play Thursday at MidlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2014 | The Advocate

    ... of charter members who performed with some of the musicians who invented jazz, including Buddy Bolden, Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong and Bunk Johnson. Some of the performers in the band now are fourth- or fifth-generation jazz musicians. ...

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  6. Summer Concert Series offers plenty of varietyRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Salem News

    ... .m. Sunday August 24, River City Jazz Band, vintage Dixieland jazz and the music of early jazz greats like Jelly Roll Morton, King Oliver and Louis Armstrong.

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  7. It's That Time of Year Again: Jazz Fest...Read the original story

    May 6, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... this tradition. Traditional jazz lovers will have their plates full with Vernel Bagneris' Tribute to Jelly Roll Morton, Duke Dejan's Olympia Brass Band, local trumpeter James Andrews and Andrew Hall's Society Brass Band. For the moderns, don't miss ...

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  8. Jazz Age arrives at Bellamy Elementary SchoolRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | Northwest News and Tribune

    ... art and music show on Tuesday. They had fun with it, too, laughing about the famous jazz musician Jelly Roll Morton. Some even took their own jazz names. Where once they were Chloe Davis, Yazmean Fedrick, Samuel Ortiz and Evelyn Pham, they went by ...

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  9. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Elio Villafranca and the Jass Syncopators - New Release - MotemaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... Villafranca is an inspired and visionary musician. With his band, The Jass Syncopators, Elio expands what Jelly Roll Morton called The Spanish Tinge to what Elio calls The Caribbean Tinge." Percussion, brass and ivory keys set the stage for ...

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  10. Arts NewsRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... its recordings, concerts and jazz festival appearances, will celebrate 10 years of championing jazz from Jelly Roll Morton to Charles Mingus with gigs at both Glasgow and Edinburgh jazz festivals this year and a new album with special guest, ...

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  11. Arts NewsRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... its recordings, concerts and jazz festival appearances, will celebrate 10 years of championing jazz from Jelly Roll Morton to Charles Mingus with gigs at both Glasgow and Edinburgh jazz festivals this year and a new album with special guest, ...

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  12. Don Vappie's Creole Jazz Quintet will perform May 18 in CovingtonRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... nominated to the Four String Banjo Hall of Fame, he has also transcribed many early jazz recordings of Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, King Oliver and others. In addition to his transcriptions, Vappie and the Creole Jazz Serenaders have ...

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  13. Don Vappie tapped font of Creole joy at New Orleans Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... Esneault offered steady rhythm support -- and the pianist stepped out with a tautly conceived solo on a Jelly Roll Morton blues number. The front line horns were uniformly astounding, sustaining each other's solos with tangy harmonies, sweet ...

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  14. Led by Ken Vandermark, Made to Break Pushes the Free-Music EnvelopeRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Free Times

    ... later, and jazz is a mystifying catch-all moniker for a wide range of sounds and styles. For some, jazz is Jelly Roll Morton. For others, John Zorn. "It's funny, this word jazz," says Ken Vandermark. "For me, I see jazz as this open methodology and ...

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  15. CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Composer/Pianist Lisa Hilton Shifts Perspectives...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... embracing our inheritance," notes Hilton. Continuing in the same vein, Hilton channels Bill Evans and Jelly Roll Morton in the dreamy interpretation of Heyman and Young's A'When I Fall in Love" followed by a cover of Adele's A'One and Only," which ...

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  16. New Orleans Jazz Fest showcases city's musical 'bl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... blues, and funk. Some see him as a keeper of a piano legacy that reaches from early 20th century jazzman Jelly Roll Morton through Fats Domino, Henry Roeland Byrd, or "Professor Longhair", James Booker and contemporary songwriter Allen Toussaint. ...

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  17. New Orleans Jazz Fest showcases city's musical 'bl...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    ... blues, and funk. Some see him as a keeper of a piano legacy that reaches from early 20th century jazzman Jelly Roll Morton through Fats Domino, Henry Roeland Byrd, or "Professor Longhair", James Booker and contemporary songwriter Allen Toussaint. ...

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  18. Led by Ken Vandermark, Made to Break Pushes the Free-Music EnvelopeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | Free Times

    ... later, and jazz is a mystifying catch-all moniker for a wide range of sounds and styles. For some, jazz is Jelly Roll Morton. For others, John Zorn. "It's funny, this word jazz," says Ken Vandermark. "For me, I see jazz as this open methodology and ...

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  19. Debbie Davis and the Mesmerizers' 'Linger Til Dawn' is a fresh take on standards, with some surprisesRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... American songbook classics, vintage jazz and soul ("I Cover the Waterfront," "Dream a Little Dream of Me," Jelly Roll Morton's "Winin' Boy Blues," Little Milton's "Grits Ain't Groceries") but also arrangements of less-expected rock and pop: the ...

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  20. Jazz: Barbados StyleRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... MARSALIS performed many of the time-honored pieces from the past, including original compositions by Jelly Roll Morton. With such classics as Jungle Blues, Courthhouse Bump and Red Hot Peppers, Marsalis covered a wide range from blues to traditional ...

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