Jazzed in Cleveland Complete Index
jazz history by Joe Mosbrook

Part 1: Cleveland's Early Links to Jazz History

Part 2: Cleveland's Caty Basle

Part 3: Pee Wee Jackson, a Forgotten Pioneer

Part 4: Joining the Ellington Orchestra (K. Davis)

Part 5: Charlie Bamet's Lust for Life

Part 6: First Live Entertainment in the Flats

Part 7: Remembering Ella Fitzgerald

Part 8: Benny Goodman & the Cleveland Orchestra

Part 9: What is Jazz?

Part 10: Gleason's

Part 11: Albert Ayler's Early Years

Part 12: The Jazz Artist of the Year

Part 13: The Cleveland Jazz Orchestra

Part 14: Neal Creque Profile

Part 15: Meet Benny Bailey

Part 16: Pastor Gensel's Retirement

Part 17: Jazz History at the Aquacade

Part 18: Paul Ferguson Profile

Part 19: The Four Freshmen

Part 20: Freddie Hubbard's Memories of Cleveland

Part 21: Jack Schantz Profile

Part 22: Freddie Webster

Part 23: Django's American Debut

Part 24: The Evelyn Freeman Ensemble

Part 25: Central High School

Part 26: Jimmy Saunders

Part 27: Muggsy Spanier on Short Vincent

Part 28: The Campus Owls Swing Again

Part 29: Duke Ellington in Cleveland

Part 30: Tadd Dameron

Part 31: Harry Herforth Remembers Billy Strayhorn

Part 32: Jazz Videos in Cleveland

Part 33: Wally Kinnan and the Sagen Serenaders

Part 34: Howard Roberts

Part 35: George Thow

Part 36: Dolores Parker Morgan

Part 37: Discovery of Clifford Brown

Part 38: Artie Shaw in Cleveland

Part 39: The Tragedy of Albert Ayler

Part 40: The Johnny Powell Orchestra

Part 41: Earl Douthitt Remembers Jazz Clubs

Part 42: Remembering Mingus

Part 43: Henry "Hotlips" Lavine

Part 44: Tadd Dameron Biography

Part 45: A Jazz Record Guide

Part 46: Joe Howard Profile

Part 47: Duke Ellington at Karamu House

Part 48: Val's in the Alley

Part 49: Some Historic Cleveland Jazz Clubs

Part 50: Frankie Laine in Cleveland

Part 51: Duke Ellington's Debut in Cleveland

Part 52: Remembering Bob Peck

Part 53: Arlie Shaws Early Influences

Part 54: On the Road With Jimmie Lunceford

Part 55: Ken Peplowski

Part 56: Bull Moose Jackson

Part 57: Annual Dixieland Festival

Part 58: Cleveland Jazz Orchestra Recordings

Part 59: Jim Hall’s Early Influences

Part 60: Carman Newsome

Part 61: The Blue Monday Parties

Part 62: Remembering Hank Geer

Part 63: Duke Jenkins Profile

Part 64: The Tri-C JazzFest

Part 65: John Fedchock

Part 66: Tony Bennett’s Cleveland Connections

Part 67: Evelyn Freeman Remembers Her Swing Band

Part 68: Remembering the Euclid Shore Club

Part 69: Bill de Arango

Part 70: John Coltrane’s Cleveland Connections

Part 71: Fred Eisenberg Records Jazz

Part 72: The Jeter-Pillars Orchestra

Part 73: Lindsay’s Sky Bar

Part 74: The Cleveland Bop Stop

Part 75: The Northeast Ohio Jazz Society at 25

Part 76: Benny Goodman’s Bum Steer

Part 77: Dave Brubeck Returns to Oberlin

Part 78: George Thow and the Dorseys

Part 79: Howie Smith’s Concert in Progress

Part 80: Bunk Johnson’s Cleveland Connections

Part 81: Charlie Christian’s Last Performance

Part 82: Pianist Bobby Few

Part 83: Raf and C.D.

Part 84: Touring Europe With Dizzy Gillespie

Part 85: Joe Hunter

Part 86: Noble Sissle

Part 87: Cleveland Drummer Morey Feld

Part 88: Billy Banks

Part 89: The Hot Club of Cleveland

Part 90: The Loop Lounge in 1955

Part 91: Benny Mason’s Farm

Part 92: Bix in Cleveland Newspapers

Part 93: The Theatrical Grill

Part 94: Hank Kohout

Part 95: Sidney Bechet Married in Cleveland

Part 96: Bobby Short’s Cleveland Connections

Part 97: Ellington in Cleveland (update)

Part 98: Remembering Benny Bailey

Part 99: Remembering Shep Shepherd

Part 100: Andy Anderson

Part 101: An Ode to New Orleans

Part 102: The Cleveland Cotton Club

Part 103: Early Cleveland Records

Part 104: Remembering Fred Sharp

Part 105: The Dreamland Ballroom

Part 106: Cleveland Trumpeter Emmett Berry

Part 107: Charlie Parker in Cleveland

Part 108: Jimmy Scott Receives Cleveland Arts Prize

Part 109: Young Dizzy in Cleveland

Part 110: Lou Juliano

Part 111: Bix Beiderbecke in Cleveland

Part 112: The Modern Jazz Room

Part 113: Debbie Gifford at Birdland

Part 114: Morrie Cancasi Remembers the 1930s

Part 115: Teddy Hill’s Final Years

Part 116: Sun Ra at the Smiling Dog

Part 117: Tommy Dorsey’s Dance Caravan

Part 118: Three Generations of Trzcinskis

Part 119: Paul Ferguson’s Jazz Vespers

Part 120: Remembering Bill Finegan

Part 121: Unheard Tadd Dameron Music

Part 122: The Role of Radio

Part 123: A Tour of Former Jazz Shrines

Part 124: Django Reinhardt’s Missing Guitar

Part 125: Cleveland Trumpeter Dick Vance

Part 126: The Townsmen Tradition

Part 127: A 1934 Art Tatum Broadcast from Cleveland

Part 128: The Towne Casino Bombings

Part 129: Remembering Willie Smith

Part 130: Stan Kenton in Cleveland

Part 131: The Campus Owl Who Disappeared

Part 132: Jazz at Oberlin

Part 133: Jazz Legends at the Theatrical

Part 134: The Jazz Corner of Cleveland

Part 135: The Café Tia Juana

Part 136: The Loop Lounge

Part 137: The Jazz Temple

Part 138: Lindsay's Sky Bar

Part 139: Remembering Teddy Hill

Part 140: The Legendary Joe Alexander

Part 141: A New Tadd Dameron Biography

Part 142: Wild Night at the Mounds Club

Part 143: Cleveland’s Earliest Jazz

Part 144: Bix Beiderbecke’s Grueling Tour

Copyright 1996 - 2013 Joe Mosbrook


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