Author Archives: Edward Anderson

The Legends of Jazz: Wanda Rouzan, Part 2

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Wanda Rouzan leads her own band, the “Taste of New Orleans,” but insiders know that the singer herself is more of a “Whole Meal.” Singer, actress, choreographer, grand marshal and educator, Wanda is the quintessential Big Easy performing artist. ... Read More »

New Orleans Jazz Legends: Wanda Rouzan

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Wanda Rouzan leads her own band, the “Taste of New Orleans,” but insiders know that the singer herself is more of a “Whole Meal.” Singer, actress, choreographer, grand marshal and educator, Wanda is the quintessential Big Easy performing ... Read More »

New Orleans Jazz Legends: Treme Brass Band, Part Two

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This week, New Orleans Jazz Legends presents part two of an interview with Lionel Batiste Sr. and Benny Jones of the Treme Brass Band. Read More »

New Orleans Jazz Legends: The Treme Brass Band

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The first of a series of film interviews with New Orleans jazz legends captures the words of the late Uncle Lionel Batiste and Benny Jones. Read More »

New Orleans Jazz Legends: The backstory

Edward Anderson, producer, New Orleans Jazz Legends

I believe that people often become musicians in an effort to escape what they perceive to be the mundane. I have heard stories of musicians forced to temporarily or permanently stop playing music and take up a 9 ... Read More »

Profiles in Jazz: An interview with New Orleans clarinetist Evan Christopher

By Edward Anderson Nola Art House Music Clarinetist Evan Christopher has an international reputation for his highly personal brand of "contemporary early-jazz." Deeply committed to exploring the full range of possibilities in the New Orleans jazz tradition, he ... Read More »

The Sojourner Returns ... and finds a cause in NOLA Art House Music

 I am back!  Back to the city that I’ve always called home, no matter where I was living at the time.  I was gone for more than 20 years, living in cities across the country, traveling to countries ... Read More »

Dream Out Loud: Nola Art House Music focuses on New Orleans jazz with a new concert series

On Saturday, April 16, NOLA Art House Music will debut the first concert of its “Dream Out Loud” music series in collaboration with the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. Nola Art House Music is a content partner of ... Read More »

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