History of Jazz in Mandeville: A Lecture & Performance Featuring Dr. Michael White
The City of Mandeville and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Foundation presents the History of Jazz in Mandeville Explore the roots of jazz in Mandeville with a lecture and performance by Dr. Michael White. Dr. White has written and published several essays on New Orleans' musical traditions in scholarly journals, magazines, and books, including the Journal of American History, Cultural Vistas, The Jazz Archivist, Encyclopedia of the Harlem Renaissance, Seeking Higher Ground, and Triumph of the Soul. He has also presented over one hundred lecture/performance programs on the history and meaning of New Orleans Jazz and serves as consultant for the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival since 1995.
The lecture/performance will include the Jazz connection between New Orleans and Mandeville, the role of Social/Benevolent clubs, as well as sense of community fostered by the genre of music. It is free to the public and is not to be missed. Join us on Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 11:00 a.m at The Dew Drop Jazz & Social Hall, 430 Lamarque Street in Mandeville.
Original Big Seven Social Aid & Pleasure Club
Original Big Seven Junior Steppers
Original Big Seven Snyder Steppers
Formation Time - 12:00pm
Starting Time - 1:00pm
Big Shot - Justine
Junior King - Allen Snyder
Junior Queen - Holly Richardson
1825 Elysian Fields Ave - Home of the Original Big Seven Cultural and Heritage Division. Elysian Fields Ave towards N. Robertson St. right turn onto N. Robertson to St. Anthony St. left turn on St. Anthony St.
Stop: Owen House
Out St. Anthony St. towards St. Claude Ave. right turn on St. Claude Ave to St. Bernard Ave. Right turn onto St. Bernard Ave to 1301 St. Bernard Ave.
Stop: Justine's Next Stop
Down St. Bernard Ave. towards Galvez St. - Table Stop St. Bernard & Galvez St.
Continue down St. Bernard towards Gentilly cross Gentilly to 3225 St. Bernard
Stop: Star Touch Carwash
Down St. Bernard Ave. to Senate St. right turn onto Senate St.
Stop: Salute to Mr. Miles
Right turn on Gibson St. up Gibson St. to Lafreniere St. left turn on Lafreniere St. to Hamburg St.
Disband at T.J's Island
Special Thanks to:
Norman Dixon Foundation, Tory Foley's TJ's Island, Justine's Next Stop, New Orleans Musicians Clinic, Jazz & Heritage Foundation, Sweet Home New Orleans, Clyde's Barber Shop, Mardi Gras Lounge, Fight Back Center and of Confederate of Cruisers