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Dixieland Returns

Last November we had a real frolic in the Mount Vernon First Street Community Center.  The Eddie Piccard Quintet was joined by the Busch Boys, and we took a musical trip to New Orleans.  A great musical night!

And here’s what the cable programs call “Breaking News.”  We’re going to do it again.  The Busch Boys will join us in the Mount Vernon First Street Community Center April 29 for another round of Dixieland jazz.  Same personnel as last time.

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Meet Jim Hall

Jim Hall, from Iowa City, is a self-taught musician who started very young.  He was at first a drummer, working in a family band with his father (Hammond Organ) and his brother (trumpet).  He played vibes in college, then became more interested in the piano. Among his jazz idols: Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans, Herbie Hancock. Like the Eddie Piccard Quartet, […]

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