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1Raffle Dinner detailsThis slide will NOT be part of the Evening Presentation.These slides are informational to the design of the event.Assumption #1: 250 tickets Sold. ALL tickets MUST be sold for the raffle portion to work.Assumption #2: Cost of Meal and set-up is $30 per Person (two meals per ticket sold).ALL tickets MUST be sold as PRE-SALES.
2Raffle Dinner May 18th Top Prize is $5,000 Every Ticket includes: Every TwentiethTicket is aWinner*Raffle Dinner May 18thDonation: $100 per TicketEvery Ticket includes:Dinner for Two with LIVE Blues & Jazz and Dancing.Smallest Prize is $100. Tickets will go on Sale February 2013.SAVE the DATE: May 18, 2013 …It Could Be Your LUCKY Day!Presented by the Men of Holy Family:: Further Details at ::*Prizes are: $5,000 Grand Prize, $1,000 2nd Prize, $500 3rd Prize & 15x$100 drawn randomly the night of the event. ALL Tickets MUST be Sold.Limited Number of Tickets to be Sold is 250.Need Not be Present to Win. Odds are calculated based upon the 18 winners from a pool of 250 tickets.Proceeds go toward the MOHF $1MM Goal for the parish.
3DRAFT versionIntent of color slides is to provide some educational component in a trivia style manner (did you know..?).Slides are incomplete. Suggestions welcomed.Draft version of slide show begins on the next slide.
4Raffle Dinner May 18th Top Prize is $5,000 An Evening of Every TwentiethTicket is aWinner*Donation: $100 per TicketEvery Ticket includes: Dinner for Twowith Live Blues & Jazz Music and Dancing.Smallest Prize is $100. Tickets will go on Sale February 2013.Presented by the Men of Holy Family:: Proceeds go toward the MOHF $1MM Goal for the parish. ::
5It Could Be Your LUCKY Day! Raffle DinnerIt Could Be Your LUCKY Day!WelcomeJazz & Blues Fans
6“Did You Know…?” Sharing Facts About & Raffle Dinner“Did You Know…?”Sharing Facts About&
7The Underpinning of Almost All of today’s Popular Music. “Did You Know…?”The Underpinning of Almost All of today’s Popular Music.Blues music is a style of music that is based around using "blue notes." It started in African-American communities in the United States and was influenced by various things, like spirituals, field hollers, church music and chants.The term ‘the blues’ was first used by Washington Irving in 1807.Blues Fact #1
8W.C. Handy “Did You Know…?” W. C. Handy African-American composer W.C. Handy introduced the blues via recordings between 1911 and Blues had been around for over 50 years.His strong musical background and his ability to remember any song he heard helped in creating new compositions.He is credited with organizing the first blues performance at Carnegie Hall, 1928.W. C. HandyW. C. HandyHandy's role in bringing blues music to the public earned him the title of "Father of the Blues".
9Buddy Bolden “Did You Know…?” ‘King of the Horn’. Considered by many to be the ‘Father of Jazz’, transforming ragtime into jass and blues.Too early for recordings, but he played with many jazz musicians who held his abilities in high esteem when jazz was only beginning to be called ‘jass’.Had his own band in New Orleans for seven years before being committed in 1907 to a mental institution at age 30 for schizophrenia. He died in the institution.Buddy Bolden
10“Did You Know…?”Blues music is shrouded in a veil of legend and lore.Recognized as one of the only forms of music that originated in the United States, blues can be traced back as far as the 1860s through word of mouth.Blues Fact #2
11Mamie Smith “Did You Know…?” Blues exploded nationally in the 1920s whenMamie Smith performed the first blues tune with vocals: "Crazy Blues" (1920).Mamie SmithMamie Smith and her Jazz Hounds
12“Did You Know…?”Blues music has been an integral part of American culture that is still evident in music today.The genre has been highly influential to rock 'n' roll music of the past and modern day. It also paved the way for rhythm & blues (R&B), folk, bluegrass and jazz.R&B, Rock and Jazz are influenced by the Blues
13Prominently influential to rock 'n' roll music The Blues …Prominently influential to rock 'n' roll musicRock N Roll influenced by Blues
14Robert Johnson, Lead Belly, Charlie Patton and Blind Blake “Did You Know…?”There are four main types of blues music styles.Delta Bluesbegan in the Mississippi delta areas and is the original style of blues.Delta BluesRobert Johnson, Lead Belly, Charlie Patton and Blind Blake
15Chicago Blues “Did You Know…?” There are four main types of blues music styles.Chicago Bluesintroduced electric instruments to the blues sound, as well as microphonesfor vocals and amplifiers.Chicago Blues
16There are four main types of blues music styles. “Did You Know…?”There are four main types of blues music styles.Texas Bluesis nearly identical to Chicago Blues in instruments but has a Texan flair not found in Chicago.Texas Blues
17There are four main types of blues music styles. “Did You Know…?”There are four main types of blues music styles.Blues Rockis the youngest style, beginning in the 1960s. Influenced by Delta and Chicago Blues.Blues Rock
18Ma Rainey “Did You Know…?” In 1923, Ma Rainey signed with Paramount Records and recorded 100 songs between 1923 and 1928.She was billed as the “Mother of the Blues.”Commemorative Stamp issued Sept. 17, 1994Ma Rainey
19Robert Johnson “Did You Know…?” No other blues musician is more shrouded in mystery and intrigue than Robert Johnson.When he first played the guitar for Son House and Willie Brown, they told him that he should stay with playing harmonica.He returned a short time later (1930) to play guitar for them again and surprised them by exhibiting skills that were greater than their own. It was then that the rumor began that Johnson had sold his soul to the Devil.Robert Johnson
20Jelly Roll Morton Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” A pivotal figure in both Blues and JazzInfluential in New Orleans and Chicago music scenes.Before he was 10, he learned the guitar and banjo.At age ten, he was playing his main instrument, the piano.
21Jelly Roll Morton and his Red Hot Peppers “Did You Know…?”Jelly Roll MortonJelly Roll Morton and his Red Hot PeppersJelly Roll MortonHis style of playing was predominantly characterized by African elements such as ragtime, blues, field hollers, & spirituals.Dubbed the Latin and Caribbean elements of his music “The Spanish Tinge”.
22Jelly Roll Morton Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Prominent in BOTH the Blues and Jazz development.“Wholly Individual - as Subtly and Indefinably ‘Mortonian’. – as Mozart is Mozartian” claimed one critic in 1941 upon his death.Jelly Roll Morton
23“Did You Know…?”B. B. KingAs of his 1st recording, 'Miss Martha King', (1949), the electric guitar was becoming the central instrument & focus of the blues.Given name is Riley B. KingNicknamed “King of the Blues”Guitar’s nickname: ‘Lucille’B. B. King
24Benny Goodman “Did You Know…?” Jazz and Swing Clarinet Player & Bandleader.‘King of Swing’ music.A perfectionist, he worked with big names: Gene Krupa, Lionel Hampton Cootie Williams & Teddy WilsonBenny Goodman
25John Lee Hooker “Did You Know…?” Nickname: ‘Master of the Boogie’ Blues Singer, Songwriter & GuitaristNickname: ‘Master of the Boogie’Benny Goodman
26Bessie Smith “Did You Know…?” Blues Singer.Released her first recording, 'Down Hearted Blues', in 1923.Nickname: ‘Empress of the Blues’Bessie Smith
27Billie Holiday “Did You Know…?” Jazz Singer Nicknamed "Lady Day“ “Lady Sings the Blues” – the movie was the story of Billie Holiday.She sang with ease and angst, and a distinctive style to recast a song’s melody.She sang for Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, Louis Armstrong & Woody HermanBillie Holiday
28Buddy Guy “Did You Know…?” Blues Guitarist. Born in Louisiana, he left for Chicago in 1957, the year he first recorded.He released his first album, 'Hoodoo Man Blues', in 1965.Buddy Guy
29Buddy Rich Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz Drummer & BandleaderPlayed on Broadway at age 4 under the name ‘Infant Taps’.Played with Art Tatum and Lionel Hampton as a Trio.Buddy Rich
30Charlie Parker Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz Alto Saxophonist. Charlie Parker comes close to having as much influence on the history of Jazz as Louis Armstrong does.Set the standard for Bebop phrasing with his Improvising genius.Charlie Parker
31Dizzy Gillespie Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz Trumpeter known for ‘Bebop’.Introduced Bebop with Latin rhythm which he dubbed: ‘Cubop’Dizzy Gillespie
32Duke Ellington Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz Pianist, Composer & Bandleader.Composed Big Band Jazz with novel voicings & strange harmonies – Like different colors on a canvas.Composed over 1000 songs & performed for over 50 years.Duke Ellington
33Ella Fitzgerald Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” “First Lady of Jazz” Became a Singer by accident when she entered a contest as a Dancer & froze on stage. She began to sing as cover.She truly sang the ‘Songbook’ – a series of compositions by Cole Porter, Gershwin, Rogers & Hart, Duke Ellington & more.Ella Fitzgerald
34Ethel Waters “Did You Know…?” Started as a Blues singer, moved on to sing Jazz, Big Band, SwingBegan acting and was 2nd Black to be nominated for an Academy Award as Best Supporting Actress in the movie ‘Pinky’.She performed with Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Sammy Davis Jr.Ethel Waters
35Gene Krupa “Did You Know…?” Drummer: Jazz, Swing, Dixieland, Big Band, Composer and BandleaderPlayed with Eddie Condon &Benny GoodmanRecorded two albums with fellow drummer Buddy RichGene Krupa
36Howlin’ Wolf “Did You Know…?” Blues Singer / Guitarist & Harmonica Player1st recorded in 1951, 'Moanin' At Midnight' and 'How Many More Years'.Early Influence on Rock n Roll.Howlin’ Wolf
37Jimmy Rushing “Did You Know…?” Blues & Swing Singer.Recorded with Count Basie & his orchestra.Known as ‘Five by Five’ a reference to his height and width.Jimmy Rushing
38John Coltrane Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz Tenor Saxophonist.Known for his mystical ½-hourSaxophone Solos.His Influence in Jazz is compared to that of Miles Davis over the last 50 years.John Coltrane
39Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Jazz Legends…“Did You Know…?”Louis “Satchmo” ArmstrongHis amazing technical abilities, the joy and spontaneity, and amazingly quick, inventive musical mind still dominate Jazz to this day.The records made by Louis Armstrong's Hot Five and Hot Seven are considered to be absolute jazz classics and speak of Armstrong's creative powers.Noted as the greatest of all Jazz musicians.Armstrong defined what it was to play Jazz.Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong
40Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Jazz Legends…“Did You Know…?”Louis “Satchmo” ArmstrongArmstrong originally followed the New Orleans style.Later moving from Louisiana to Chicago, he played with King Oliver, with whom he first recorded, then branched out.His first recordings as a band leader were 'My Heart' and 'Cornet Chop Suey' in 1925.When the word "jazz" is read or spoken the name "Louis Armstrong" cannot but arise in any American mind.Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong
41Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Jazz Legends…“Did You Know…?”Louis “Satchmo” ArmstrongIn the ‘30s, he became a Star Entertainer rather than just a pure Jazz Musician.Singing became a larger portion of his work as he became an International Celebrity.His enduring songs are ‘Hello, Dolly’ and ‘What a Wonderful World’Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong
42Count Basie Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz Pianist, Composer & Orchestra Leader.A superb Talent Scout within the industry, he often recruited soloists into his Swing Bands to nurture them and re-launch their careers.Often worked with the finest Jazz vocalists: Jimmy Rushing, Joe Williams, Billie Holiday,Ella Fitzgerald, Nat ‘King’ Cole & Frank Sinatra.Count Basie
43Maynard Ferguson Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz Trumpeter and Bandleader.The genre has been highly influential we [q owi w w w’ep.Maynard Ferguson
44Mighty Joe Young “Did You Know…?” Blues Guitarist.The genre has been highly influential e ue l; na www.Mighty Joe Young
45Stevie Ray Vaughan “Did You Know…?” Rock Blues Guitarist.The genre has been highly influential ehap napgann m.Stevie Ray Vaughan
46Sunnyland Slim “Did You Know…?” Blues Piano Player.The genre has been highly influential apsroiuha gian api vn.Sunnyland Slim
47Charlie Patton “Did You Know…?” Noted as “the King of Delta Blues” Though writing blues songs as early as 1910, he didn't record anything until 1929.'Pony Blues' was his first recording.
48Son House “Did You Know…?” “Father of the Delta Blues” Noted for teaching Robert Johnson the Blues Guitar.Son House
49LeadBelly “Did You Know…?” A folk and gospel singer, introduced guitar as a main medium of the blues, first recording in 1912.In and out of jail several times and having worked in a chain gang, He later played for radio stations in New York City, and worked with blues and folk musicians.Leadbelly
50Big Joe Turner “Did You Know…?” Blues Singer, ‘Boss of the Blues’.1st recording in 1938 (‘Roll Em Pete’ / ‘Going Away Blues’ 1939Early Rock n’ Roll Legend.
51Ray Charles “Did You Know…?” Rhythm & Blues PianistReleased his first songs 1948, as a member of the Maxin Trio.Released Soul, Blues and Country albums throughout his career.Nicknamed ‘Godfather of Soul’
52Eric Clapton “Did You Know…?” Nickname: Slow Hand. Rock & Blues Guitarist.Clapton mixes the blues with rock in such an extraordinary manner that rock music became even more mainstream.Although primarily seen as a Rock Guitarist, he has released several Blues albums including one with B. B. King.
53Dinah Washington “Did You Know…?” Jazz & Blues Singer.Released her first recording, 'Evil Gal Blues', in 1943 with Lionel Hampton.
54Blind Lemon Jefferson “Did You Know…?” Blues Guitarist.Blind Lemon Jefferson was a traveling guitarist who first recorded in 1926 with 'I Want to Be Like Jesus In My Heart' and 'All I Want is that Pure Religion'
55Big Mama Thornton “Did You Know…?” Blues Singer. Started in Rock n Roll in 1953, then moved toward the blues.Her version of ‘Hound Dog’ was covered by Elvis Presley.
56T-Bone Walker “Did You Know…?” Name is corruption of Creole phrase Blues Singer, Piano & Guitar Player.Name is corruption of Creole phrase‘T-beau’ meaning “Pretty One”.Nickname: ‘Daddy of the Blues’Major influence to B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Johnny ‘Guitar’ Watson, Chuck Berry & Duane Allman.
57Blind Blake “Did You Know…?” Blues Guitar LegendHe was a prolific recording artist blending blues with ragtime, his first release was 'Early Morning Blues' in 1926.Blind Blake
58But I know I like it when I hear it! “Did You Know…?”Difficult to Define…But I know I like it when I hear it!A safe definition:An Improvised and Syncopated Music that emerged in America from a tangled mass of roots in African music, Blues, European classical, Tin-Pan Alley and Folk.
59Different Styles of Jazz… “Did You Know…?”Different Styles of Jazz…Ragtime, Swing, Bebop, Cool Jazz, Hard Bop, & Jazz Fusion to name the major styles over the decades.It seems each decade or so had another evolution to the art and new standard-bearer. This kept the music fresh and lively through to today.
60Different Styles of Jazz… “Did You Know…?”Different Styles of Jazz…Ragtime Jazz
61Original Dixieland Jazz Band “Did You Know…?”Original Dixieland Jazz BandAmong the earliest to record jazz was the Original Dixieland Jazz Band, its first release in 1917 with 'Livery Stable Blues'.Despite their name, the Dixieland Jazz Band was formed in Chicago.
62New Orleans Rhythm Kings Jazz Legends…“Did You Know…?”New Orleans Rhythm KingsIn 1922, the New Orleans Rhythm Kings merged the New Orleans-style with ragtime in Chicago.
63Jazz gives Birth to Swing “Did You Know…?”Jazz gives Birth to SwingOrchestral-based compositions with faster paced music which invited more dancing and used improvised soloists..
64Different Styles of Jazz… “Did You Know…?”Different Styles of Jazz…SwingCount BasieCharlie BarnetLes BrownCab CallowayJimmy DorseyTommy DorseyDuke EllingtonBenny GoodmanGlenn MillerAnd more …
65Different Styles of Jazz… “Did You Know…?”Different Styles of Jazz…BebopCharlie ParkerDizzy GillespieThelonious MonkJohn ColtraneAnd more…
66Muddy Waters “Did You Know…?” Blues Singer & Guitar Player.Released his first recording, 'Country Blues', in 1941.Nickname: ‘Father of the Electric Blues’Waters contributed to the Birth of Rock ‘n Roll as well.
67Different Styles of Jazz… “Did You Know…?”Different Styles of Jazz…Hard BebopHorace SilverArt BlakeyCannonball AdderleyMiles DavisTadd DameronFreddie HubbardJohn ColtraneAnd more…
68Different Styles of Jazz… “Did You Know…?”Different Styles of Jazz…Cool Jazz
69Miles Davis Jazz Legends… “Did You Know…?” Jazz & Blues Trumpet Player.Mentor/ Band-mate to John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Bill Evans & Cannonball Adderley.Created the wave of Jazz Fusion of the ‘60s and beyond.
70Different Styles of Jazz… “Did You Know…?”Different Styles of Jazz…Jazz Fusion
71Thelonious Monk “Did You Know…?” Nicknamed ‘The High Priest of Bop’. Jazz Pianists and Composer.Nicknamed ‘The High Priest of Bop’.Set new directions for Jazz, Bebop, Hard Bop music still followed today
72Singing of Jazz is Tricky Business. “Did You Know…?”Vocal Jazz is …A variation of Blues, Ballads and Scat.Singing of Jazz is Tricky Business.Essentially, it is a matter of altering a Given Theme, Embellishing it, Improvising, Giving it a Different Phrasing ... Oh, yeah, the Words.
73Singers Ma Rainey Mamie Smith Bessie Smith Big Mama Thornton Ethel WatersDinah WashingtonBillie HolidayElla FitzgeraldJimmy RushingJoe Turner
74Lionel Hampton “Did You Know…?” Jazz Drummer , Pianist & Vibraharpist (like the xylophone)Started with the Benny Goodman Quartet and played later with Art Tatum & Buddy Rich in a trio.Known for inspired & infectious vibes on Piano, Drums & Vibraharp.
75“Did You Know…?” John Lee Hooker Pictured:John Lee Hooker
77Here is a Short List of Music to make part of your Jazz Library: “Did You Know…?”Jazz Classics to OwnHere is a Short List of Music to make part of your Jazz Library:Louis Armstrong:‘The Hot Five’ & ‘The Hot Seven’Count Basie:‘The DECCA Recordings’Miles Davis:‘Kind of Blue’ & ‘Birth of the Cool’John Coltrane:‘Giant Steps’ & ‘A Love Supreme’Duke Ellington:‘The Webster-Blanton Band’Ella Fitzgerald:‘The Gershwin Songbook’Billie Holiday:‘The Small Group Sides’The Modern Jazz Quartet:‘Last Concert’Thelonious Monk:‘The Blue Note Sessions’Jelly Roll Morton:‘The Red Hot Peppers Sides’Charlie Parker:‘Ko Ko’ & ‘Complete Verve Sides’King Oliver:‘The Creole Jazz Band Sides’
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