In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content:

K E E P I N G THE BEAT ON THE STREET Rebirth Brass Band Photo byJohn McCusker. Courtesy Hoganjazz Archive, Tulane University. Majestic Brass Band (Joe Taylor, Jerome Davis, Flo Anckle) Photo by Marceljoly The people got the soul. Wedon't have it. They always say, "The band got the soul." We don't have no soul. The people got the soul. — FLOYD "FLO" ANCKLE, leader, Majestic Brass Band KEEPING THE BEAT ON THE STREET The New Orleans Brass Band Renaissance MICK BURNS L O U I S I A N A STATE U N I V E R S I T Y P R E S S BATON R O U G E Published by Louisiana State University Press Copyright © 2oo6 by Louisiana State University Press All rights reserved Manufactured in the United States of America LOUISIANA PAPERBACK EDITION, 2008 FIRST P R I N T I N G DESIGNER: Andrew Shurtz TYPEFACE: Tribute PRINTER AND BINDER: Thomson-Shore, Inc. LIBRARY OF CONGRESS CATALOGING-IN-PUBLICATION DATA Burns, Mick,1942Keeping the beat on the street: the New Orleans brass band renaissance / Mick Burns, p. cm. Includes bibliographical references (p. ), discography (p. ), and index. ISBN 0-8071-3048-6 (cloth :alk. paper) 1.Bands (Music)—Louisiana—New Orleans. 2.Jazz—Louisiana—New Orleans—History and criticism. 3. Musicians—Louisiana—New Orleans. 4. New Orleans (La.)—Sociallife and customs. I. Title. ML1311.8.N48B87 2005 784.9'l65'0976335-dc22 ISBN 978-0-807l-3333-0 (paper :alk. paper) Loulslans State University Published with support from the Louisiana Sea Grant College Program, a part of the National Sea Grant College program maintained by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration of the U.S.Department of Commerce. The paper in this book meets the guidelines for permanence and durability of the Committee on Production Guidelines for Book Longevity of the Council on Library Resources. © To the memory of Anthony "Tuba Fats" Lacen This page intentionally left blank ...


Additional Information

Related ISBN
MARC Record
Launched on MUSE
Open Access
Back To Top

This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Without cookies your experience may not be seamless.