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A History of Jazz Podcast

Exploring jazz history, one record at a time.

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1917: Original Dixieland Jazz Band

Show Notes You can listen to songs from this episode on Spotify, either as an individual playlist, or as one ongoing playlist. You can subscribe to the show on iTunes, Overcast, or wherever great podcasts are found. You can follow along with the show on Twitter @jazzhistorypod. The website can be found at A History of Jazz. My name is Arik Devens and you can follow me on Twitter @danieltiger Bibliography: The Story of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band - H.O. Brunn The History of Jazz - Ted Gioia The Jazz Book: From Ragtime to the 21st Century - Joachim-Ernst Berendt Pioneers of Jazz: The Story of the Creole Band - Lawrence Gushee Writing Jazz - David Meltzer Jazz: A History of America’s Music - Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns Why Jazz Happened - Marc Myers

30mins

13 Mar 2017

Rank #1

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1917: Everybody Else

Show Notes You can listen to songs from this episode on Spotify, either as an individual playlist, or as one ongoing playlist. You can subscribe to the show on iTunes, Overcast, or wherever great podcasts are found. You can follow along with the show on Twitter @jazzhistorypod. The website can be found at A History of Jazz. My name is Arik Devens and you can follow me on Twitter @danieltiger Bibliography: The History of Jazz - Ted Gioia The Jazz Book: From Ragtime to the 21st Century - Joachim-Ernst Berendt Early Jazz: Its Roots and Musical Development - Gunther Schuller Red Hot Jazz - Ciro's Club Jazz Age Club 1917 - Wikipedia James P. Johnson - Wikipedia Earl Fuller - Wikipedia W.C. Handy - Wikipedia

21mins

5 Apr 2017

Rank #2

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1918: Wilbur Sweatman

Show Notes You can listen to songs from every episode on Spotify. You can subscribe to the show on iTunes, Overcast, or wherever great podcasts are found. You can follow along with the show on Twitter @jazzhistorypod. The website can be found at A History of Jazz. My name is Arik Devens and you can follow me on Twitter @danieltiger Bibliography: That's Got 'Em!: The Life and Music of Wilbur C. Sweatman - Mark Berresford

24mins

1 May 2017

Rank #3

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1918: Original Dixieland Jazz Band

Show Notes You can listen to songs from every episode on Spotify. You can subscribe to the show on iTunes, Overcast, or wherever great podcasts are found. You can follow along with the show on Twitter @jazzhistorypod. The website can be found at A History of Jazz. My name is Arik Devens and you can follow me on Twitter @danieltiger Links: Watch a performance of The Shimmy Currency convertor Bibliography: The Story of the Original Dixieland Jazz Band - H.O. Brunn

25mins

15 May 2017

Rank #4

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1918: Everybody Else

Show Notes You can listen to songs from every episode on Spotify. You can subscribe to the show on iTunes, Overcast, or wherever great podcasts are found. You can follow along with the show on Twitter @jazzhistorypod. The website can be found at A History of Jazz. My name is Arik Devens and you can follow me on Twitter @danieltiger Bibliography: A History of Jazz in Britain 1919-50 - Jim Godbolt Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry - Tim Brooks Mike Bernard Mike Bernard Earl Fuller Savoy Quartet

21mins

1 Jun 2017

Rank #5