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The Music at Tri-
About the Music
What sort of jazz will you experience at Tri-
For more information about early jazz, be sure to visit the article by Ed Wise, “A Brief History of Jazz.”
Who are the artists?
Some of the artists and bands who have appeared at Tri-
More information about many of these musicians is available on their websites. See Bands & Musicians on the Links menu.
"Way Down Yonder in New Orleans" was arranged by Ed Wise, performed by the Philly-
If you are new to traditional jazz, words, categories, definitions and history are
a poor substitute for listening to the music. For an introduction to the kinds of
music you can hear at Tri-
Click the video frame to start, then, click the lower right corner of the YouTube
frame to view full-
PIANO JAZZ SAMPLE
Improvisations by Joe Holt demonstrating stride piano and other early jazz styles. Joe put this sampler together to promote his February 2011 performance for TSJS.
“China Boy” was played by the Midiri Brothers and friends at the Suncoast Dixieland Classic Festival, Clearwater FL, in 2010. This 1920s piece was played by Benny Goodman at his famous 1938 Carnegie Hall concert.