Posts tagged ‘New Orleans’

Returning with NOLA Reflections: Street MUSIC!

Jackson Square, January, 2015 All Photos: Anita Gail Jones

Jackson Square, January, 2015
All Photos: Anita Gail Jones

Hello Blog Buddies!

Been a while and I’ve missed connecting with y’all, so lets’ jump back in with a NOLA (New Orleans, Louisiana) street music party! from our 2015 New Year’s trip to Birthplace of JAZZ.

These first two videos are typical of what you can happen upon anytime in Jackson Square:

The allure of New Orleans lives in the mix of everything: night, sun, fog, colors, smells, food, music…


Absent of video, these shots of teen brass band show the mood. Marched through the streets of French Quarter to this spot where they seriously jammed.


Literally everywhere in the night or day, there is music to savor.

St. Cinder ~ Love this ratty ragtime/blues/folk band out of Ashland, Oregon.

St. Cinder

 I lost my video footage but!…I must’ve been standing nearby when hottcarlson recorded this: Click photo to watch.

And here’s more of St. Cinder on Royal Street in The French Quarter:
Shot by RaoulDuke504

Another Film by Benh Zeitlin and Court 13

This is a 25 minute short shot in 2008 by the Court 13 team, with Ben Zeitlin directing. Very interesting to watch after Beasts of the Southern Wild. Both films Read more…

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