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Original Dixieland Jazz Band: Anniversary of a Jazz Legend: D.J. “Nick” La Rocca 1889-1999

Consisting of 14 never before recorded jazz tunes, written between 1958 and 1960 by ODJB founder/cornetist Nick La Rocca and/or his trumpet-playing son Jimmy, leader of the revivalist band heard here, this release affords a rare glimpse of a contemporary, white, New Orleans group playing in a modified version of a style that first flourished in the early 1920s.

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