Jazz and Community

Benevolent Associations, Social Aid and Pleasure Clubs, and "second lines." This class period will entail presentation and discussion of the film "Jazz Parades: Feet Don't Fail Me Now," an episode in Alan Lomax's American Patchwork series (Vestapol, 1998).

Second line in Algiers, LA with Tuxedo Brass Band (1959)

Jazz funeral with Eureka Brass Band (1950s)

Eureka at the cemetery

Eureka in the neighborhood