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New Orleans Jazz Funerals From Inside

Funerals with music have been seen in several countries for centuries but the Jazz Funeral is unique to New Orleans. This program gives a thorough look at the rich and colorful development of a tradition that has become an icon of the Crescent City. Hosted and narrated by Milton Batiste, Jr. the late trumpet player/manager of Dejan’s Olympia Brass Band, “Jazz Funerals from the Inside” tells of this fascinating celebration of death from the perspective of musicians, family… More >>

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