If you like the uplifting and soulful music of New Orleans you’ll love the sound of the New Black Eagle Jazz Band. The band has delightedaudiences all over the world with their huge and eclectic repertoire of jazz from the 1920’s and 30’s. The group has a mature mastery of this greatAmerican music- from Louis Armstrong and Jelly Roll Morton to early DukeEllington to Cole Porter; from blues to rags to popular songs of the era.The New Black Eagle Jazz Band has released over 40 recordings (including the Grammy-nominated “On the River”) and videos. Their music has been featured in Ken Burns’ documentaries and on NPR Radio. The band has also been aguest on The Prairie Home Companion show.
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