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This 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.
Raffle Dinner May 18 t h Donation: $100 per Ticket Every Ticket includes: Dinner for Two with LIVE Blues & Jazz and Dancing. Smallest Prize is $100. Tickets will go on Sale February SAVE the DATE: May 18, 2013 SAVE the DATE: May 18, 2013 …It Could Be Your LUCKY Day! the Men of Holy Family Presented by the Men of Holy Family :: Further Details at :: *Prizes are: $5,000 Grand Prize, $1,000 2 nd Prize, $500 3 rd 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.
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Donation: $100 per Ticket Dinner for Two Every Ticket includes: Dinner for Two with Live Blues & Jazz Music and Dancing. Smallest Prize is $100. Tickets will go on Sale February the Men of Holy Family Presented by the Men of Holy Family :: Proceeds go toward the MOHF $1MM Goal for the parish. :: Raffle Dinner May 18 t h
Raffle Dinner It Could Be Your LUCKY Day!
The Underpinning of Almost All of todays Popular Music. Blues music spirituals, field hollers, church music and chants 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 blues Washington Irving The term the blues was first used by Washington Irving in 1807.
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. He is credited with organizing the first blues performance at Carnegie Hall, W. C. Handy Father of the Blues Handy's role in bringing blues music to the public earned him the title of "Father of the Blues". W.C. Handy His strong musical background and his ability to remember any song he heard helped in creating new compositions.
King of the Horn. Father of Jazz jass Considered by many to be theFather of Jazz, transforming ragtime into jass and blues. jass. 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. New Orleans 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
Blues music 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 Blues exploded nationally in the 1920s when Mamie Smith Mamie Smith performed the first blues tune with vocals: "Crazy Blues" (1920). Mamie Smith Mamie Smith and her Jazz Hounds
Blues Blues music has been an integral part of American culture that is still evident in music today. rock 'n' roll rhythm & blues (R&B), folk, bluegrassjazz 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.
The Blues … Prominently influential to rock 'n' roll music
four main types There are four main types of blues music styles. Delta Blues began in the Mississippi delta areas and is the original style of blues. Robert Johnson, Lead Belly, Charlie Patton and Blind Blake
four main types There are four main types of blues music styles. Chicago Blues introduced electric instruments to the blues sound, as well as microphones for vocals and amplifiers.
four main types There are four main types of blues music styles. Texas Blues is nearly identical to Chicago Blues in instruments but has a Texan flair not found in Chicago.
four main types There are four main types of blues music styles. Blues Rock is the youngest style, beginning in the 1960s. Influenced by Delta and Chicago Blues.
Ma Rainey In 1923, Ma Rainey signed with Paramount Records and recorded 100 songs between 1923 and Mother of the Blues She was billed as theMother of the Blues. Commemorative Stamp issued Sept. 17, 1994 Ma Rainey
When he first played the guitar for Son House and Willie Brown, they told him that he should stay with playing harmonica. rumor began that Johnson had sold his soul to the Devil. 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 blues musician Robert Johnson No other blues musician is more shrouded in mystery and intrigue than Robert Johnson.
both Blues and Jazz A pivotal figure in both Blues and Jazz New Orleans and Chicago Influential in New Orleans and Chicago music scenes. Before he was 10, he learned the guitar and banjo. the piano. At age ten, he was playing his main instrument, the piano. Jelly Roll Morton Jazz Legends…
ragtime, blues, field hollers, & spirituals. His style of playing was predominantly characterized by African elements such as ragtime, blues, field hollers, & spirituals. The Spanish Tinge. Dubbed the Latin and Caribbean elements of his music The Spanish Tinge. Jelly Roll Morton Jelly Roll Morton and his Red Hot Peppers
Jelly Roll Morton BOTH Prominent in BOTH the Blues and Jazz the Blues and Jazz development. Mortonian. Wholly Individual - as Subtly and Indefinably Mortonian. – as Mozart is Mozartian claimed one critic in 1941 upon his death. Jazz Legends…
B. B. King As of his 1 st recording, 'Miss Martha King', (1949), the electric guitar was becoming the central instrument & focus of the blues. Given name is Riley B. King King of the Blues Nicknamed King of the Blues Lucille Guitars nickname: Lucille
Benny Goodman Clarinet Player & Bandleader Jazz and Swing Clarinet Player & Bandleader. King of Swing King of Swing music. Gene Krupa, Lionel Hampton Cootie Williams Teddy Wilson A perfectionist, he worked with big names: Gene Krupa, Lionel Hampton Cootie Williams & Teddy Wilson
Singer, Songwriter & Guitarist Blues Singer, Songwriter & Guitarist Master of the Boogie Nickname: Master of the Boogie John Lee Hooker
Singer Blues Singer. Released her first recording, 'Down Hearted Blues', in Empress of the Blues Nickname: Empress of the Blues Bessie Smith
Billie Holiday "Lady Day Jazz Singer Nicknamed "Lady Day Lady Sings the Blues 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 songs melody. Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, Louis ArmstrongWoody Herman She sang for Benny Goodman, Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Artie Shaw, Louis Armstrong & Woody Herman
Guitarist Blues Guitarist. Born in Louisiana, he left for Chicago in 1957, the year he first recorded. 'Hoodoo Man Blues' He released his first album, 'Hoodoo Man Blues', in Buddy Guy
Buddy Rich Jazz Legends… Drummer & Bandleader Jazz Drummer & Bandleader Infant Taps. Played on Broadway at age 4 under the name Infant Taps. Art Tatum Lionel Hampton Played with Art Tatum and Lionel Hampton as a Trio.
Alto Saxophonist Jazz Alto Saxophonist. Charlie Parker Louis Armstrong Charlie Parker comes close to having as much influence on the history of Jazz as Louis Armstrong does. Bebop Set the standard for Bebop phrasing with his Improvising genius. Charlie Parker Jazz Legends…
Bebop. Jazz Trumpeter known for Bebop. Dizzy Gillespie Jazz Legends… Cubop Introduced Bebop with Latin rhythm which he dubbed: Cubop
Jazz Pianist, Composer & Bandleader. Big Band Jazz Composed Big Band Jazz with novel voicings & strange harmonies – Like different colors on a canvas. Composed over 1000 songs Composed over 1000 songs & performed for over 50 years. Duke Ellington Jazz Legends…
Ella Fitzgerald Jazz Legends… First Lady of Jazz First Lady of Jazz Dancer & froze Became a Singer by accident when she entered a contest as a Dancer & froze on stage. She began to sing as cover. Songbook Cole Porter, Gershwin, Rogers & Hart, Duke Ellington She truly sang the Songbook – a series of compositions by Cole Porter, Gershwin, Rogers & Hart, Duke Ellington & more.
Ethel Waters Blues Jazz, Big Band, Swing Started as a Blues singer, moved on to sing Jazz, Big Band, Swing Academy Award Best Supporting Actress Pinky. Began acting and was 2 nd Black to be nominated for an Academy Award as Best Supporting Actress in the movie Pinky. Duke Ellington, Count Basie Sammy Davis Jr. She performed with Duke Ellington, Count Basie and Sammy Davis Jr.
Gene Krupa Drummer: Composer and Bandleader Drummer: Jazz, Swing, Dixieland, Big Band, Composer and Bandleader Eddie Condon & Played with Eddie Condon & Benny Goodman Buddy Rich Recorded two albums with fellow drummer Buddy Rich
Guitarist & Harmonica Player Blues Singer / Guitarist & Harmonica Player 'How Many More Years'. 1st recorded in 1951, 'Moanin' At Midnight' and 'How Many More Years'. Rock n Roll Early Influence on Rock n Roll. Howlin Wolf
Jimmy Rushing Singer Blues & Swing Singer. Count Basie Recorded with Count Basie & his orchestra. Five by Five Known as Five by Five a reference to his height and width.
John Coltrane Tenor Saxophonist Jazz Tenor Saxophonist. Known for his mystical ½-hour Saxophone Solos. Influence in Jazz Miles Davis His Influence in Jazz is compared to that of Miles Davis over the last 50 years. Jazz Legends…
technical abilitiesjoyspontaneityamazingly quick, inventive musical mindstill dominate Jazz to this day His amazing technical abilities, the joy and spontaneity, and amazingly quick, inventive musical mind still dominate Jazz to this day. Louis Satchmo Armstrong greatest of all Jazz musicians Noted as the greatest of all Jazz musicians. Armstrong defined what it was to play Jazz. Louis Armstrong's Hot Five Hot Seven absolute jazz classics 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. Jazz Legends…
Armstrong originally followed the New Orleans style. Louis Satchmo Armstrong King Oliver Later moving from Louisiana to Chicago, he played with King Oliver, with whom he first recorded, then branched out. 'My Heart' 'Cornet Chop Suey' His first recordings as a band leader were 'My Heart' and 'Cornet Chop Suey' in "jazz" "Louis Armstrong" When the word "jazz" is read or spoken the name "Louis Armstrong" cannot but arise in any American mind. Jazz Legends…
In the 30s, he became a Star Entertainer rather than just a pure Jazz Musician. Louis Satchmo Armstrong Hello, Dolly What a Wonderful World His enduring songs are Hello, Dolly and What a Wonderful World International Celebrity Singing became a larger portion of his work as he became an International Celebrity. Jazz Legends…
Pianist, Composer & Orchestra Leader Jazz Pianist, Composer & Orchestra Leader. Swing Bands A superb Talent Scout within the industry, he often recruited soloists into his Swing Bands to nurture them and re-launch their careers. Jimmy Rushing, Joe Williams, Billie Holiday, Often worked with the finest Jazz vocalists: Jimmy Rushing, Joe Williams, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole Frank Sinatra Ella Fitzgerald, Nat King Cole & Frank Sinatra. Count Basie Jazz Legends…
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the King of Delta Blues Noted as the King of Delta Blues Though writing blues songs as early as 1910, he didn't record anything until 'Pony Blues' 'Pony Blues' was his first recording. Charlie Patton
Father of the Delta Blues Robert Johnson Noted for teaching Robert Johnson the Blues Guitar. Son House
A folk and gospel singer, introduced guitar as a main medium of the blues, first recording in 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
Boss of the Blues. Blues Singer, Boss of the Blues. (Roll Em PeteGoing Away Blues 1st recording in 1938 (Roll Em Pete / Going Away Blues 1939 Early Rock n Roll Legend. Big Joe Turner
Blues Pianist Rhythm & Blues Pianist Maxin Trio Released his first songs 1948, as a member of the Maxin Trio. Released Soul, Blues and Country albums throughout his career. Godfather of Soul Nicknamed Godfather of Soul Ray Charles
Slow Hand Nickname: Slow Hand. Guitarist. Rock & Blues Guitarist. C lapton mixes the blues with rock in such an extraordinary manner that rock music became even more mainstream. B. B. King. Although primarily seen as a Rock Guitarist, he has released several Blues albums including one with B. B. King. Eric Clapton
Singer. Jazz & Blues Singer. 'Evil Gal Blues', Lionel Hampton Released her first recording, 'Evil Gal Blues', in 1943 with Lionel Hampton. Dinah Washington
Blues Guitarist. Blind Lemon Jefferson 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' Blind Lemon Jefferson
Blues Singer. blues Started in Rock n Roll in 1953, then moved toward the blues. Hound Dog Elvis Presley Her version of Hound Dog was covered by Elvis Presley. Big Mama Thornton
T-Bone Walker Blues Singer, Piano & Guitar Player Blues Singer, Piano & Guitar Player. Name is corruption of Creole phrase T-beau T-beau meaning Pretty One. Daddy of the Blues Nickname: Daddy of the Blues B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Johnny Guitar Watson, Chuck BerryDuane Allman Major influence to B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Johnny Guitar Watson, Chuck Berry & Duane Allman.
Blues Guitar Blues Guitar Legend 'Early Morning Blues' He was a prolific recording artist blending blues with ragtime, his first release was 'Early Morning Blues' in Blind Blake
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. Difficult to Define…
Different Styles of Jazz… Ragtime, Swing, Bebop, Cool Jazz, Hard BopJazz Fusion. 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.
Different Styles of Jazz… Ragtime Jazz
Original Dixieland Jazz Band'Livery Stable Blues'. Among the earliest to record jazz was the Original Dixieland Jazz Band, its first release in 1917 with 'Livery Stable Blues'. Dixieland Jazz Band Chicago Despite their name, the Dixieland Jazz Band was formed in Chicago. Original Dixieland Jazz Band
New Orleans Rhythm Kings In 1922, t he New Orleans Rhythm Kings merged the New Orleans-style with ragtime in Chicago. New Orleans Rhythm Kings Jazz Legends…
Jazz gives Birth to Swing Orchestral-based compositions with faster paced music which invited more dancing and used improvised soloists..
Different Styles of Jazz… Swing Count Basie Charlie Barnet Les Brown Cab Calloway Jimmy Dorsey Tommy Dorsey Duke Ellington Benny Goodman Glenn Miller And more …
Different Styles of Jazz… Bebop Charlie Parker Dizzy Gillespie Thelonious Monk John Coltrane And more…
Muddy Waters Blues Singer & Guitar Player Blues Singer & Guitar Player. 'Country Blues' Released his first recording, 'Country Blues', in Father of the Electric Blues Nickname: Father of the Electric Blues Birth of Rock n Roll Waters contributed to the Birth of Rock n Roll as well.
Different Styles of Jazz… Hard Bebop Horace Silver Art Blakey Cannonball Adderley Miles Davis Tadd Dameron Freddie Hubbard John Coltrane And more…
Different Styles of Jazz… Cool Jazz
Trumpet Player Jazz & Blues Trumpet Player. John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Bill Evans & Cannonball Adderley Mentor/ Band-mate to John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Bill Evans & Cannonball Adderley. Jazz Fusion Created the wave of Jazz Fusion of the 60s and beyond. Miles Davis Jazz Legends…
Different Styles of Jazz… Jazz Fusion
PianistsComposer Jazz Pianists and Composer. Nicknamed The High Priest of Bop. Jazz, Bebop, Hard Bop Set new directions for Jazz, Bebop, Hard Bop music still followed today Thelonious Monk
Vocal Jazz is … Blues, Ballads and Scat. 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.
Ma Rainey Mamie Smith Bessie Smith Big Mama Thornton Ethel Waters Dinah Washington Billie Holiday Ella Fitzgerald Jimmy Rushing Joe Turner Singers
Drummer, Pianist & Vibraharpist Jazz Drummer, Pianist & Vibraharpist (like the xylophone) Benny Goodman QuartetArt Tatum & Buddy Rich Started with the Benny Goodman Quartet and played later with Art Tatum & Buddy Rich in a trio. inspired & infectious vibes Known for inspired & infectious vibes on Piano, Drums & Vibraharp. Lionel Hampton
Pictured: John Lee Hooker
Miles Davis Pictured: Miles Davis
Jazz Classics to Own Here is a Short List of Music to make part of your Jazz Library: Louis Armstrong: The Hot Five The Hot Seven The Hot Five & The Hot Seven Count Basie: The DECCA Recordings Miles Davis: Kind of Blue Birth of the Cool Kind of Blue & Birth of the Cool John Coltrane: Giant Steps A Love Supreme 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 Ko Ko & Complete Verve Sides King Oliver: The Creole Jazz Band Sides
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