Leon bismark (bix) beiderbecke bix was born on tuesday evening march 10, 1903, the son of bismark herman and agnes jane (aggie, agatha hilton) beiderbecke. Leon bismark bix beiderbecke (march 10, 1903 - august 6, 1931) was an american jazz cornetist, jazz pianist, and composer with louis armstrong, beiderbecke was one of the most influential jazz trumpet/cornet soloists of the 1920s. Bix beiderbecke: bix beiderbecke, american jazz cornetist who was an outstanding improviser and composer of the 1920s and whose style is characterized by lyricism and purity of tone.
Celebrating 100 years since the birth of cornet player bix beiderbecke in 1903 his subtle, beautiful horn tone and unusual musical ideas proved that jazz could be sweet and still be hot. The latest tweets from bix beiderbecke (@thelastbix) father | step-father | future husband | yes, i'm related to that jazz musician guy | #beardown brambleton, va. Bix beiderbecke biography - leon bismark beiderbecke was an influential american jazz pianist, cornetist and composer who was also known by his stage name bix beiderbecke.
Read bix beiderbecke's bio and find out more about bix beiderbecke's songs, albums, and chart history get recommendations for other artists you'll love. Bix beiderbecke is a featured article it (or a previous version of it) has been identified as one of the best articles produced by the wikipedia communityeven so, if you can update or improve it, please do so. The latest tweets from bix beiderbecke memorial society (@bixsociety) our mission is to help perpetuate the music and memory of leon bix beiderbecke through an annual jazz festival and the preservation of traditional jazz 🎶🎺. Jazz musician with the bands of frankie trumbauer, jean goldkette and paul whiteman, he created new cornet sounds he also wrote a few piano pieces a 1950 film called young man with a horn was loosley based on bix.
Celebrated jazz cornetist bix beiderbecke aka leon bix beiderbecke born: 10-mar-1903 birthplace: davenport, ia died: 6-aug-1931 location of death: queens, ny cause of death: pneumonia remains: buried girlfriend: vera cox (dated in high school) high school: davenport high school, davenport, ia high school: lake forest academy, chicago, il (expelled may 1922) big band and. Donations putting on an annual festival the size of this musical tribute to bix is tremendously expensive and ticket fees alone cannot begin to sustain it. Traditional jazz festival - perpetuates the memory of bix beiderbecke through preservation of traditional jazz. Bix beiderbecke was one of the great jazz musicians of the 1920's he was also a child of the jazz age who drank himself to an early grave with illegal prohibition liquor. Listen to music from bix beiderbecke like singin' the blues, clarinet marmalade & more find the latest tracks, albums, and images from bix beiderbecke.
Bix beiderbecke 543 likes 1 talking about this comments, discussion and dialogue about leon bismark bix beiderbecke, the man, his times, and his. Listen to your favorite songs from the bix beiderbecke story by bix beiderbecke now stream ad-free with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Leon bismark bix beiderbecke (march 10, 1903 - august 6, 1931) was an american jazz cornetist, jazz pianist, andcomposer with louis armstrong and muggsy spanier, beiderbecke was one of the most influential jazz soloists of the 1920s. Find bix beiderbecke biography and history on allmusic - bix beiderbecke was one of the greatest jazz.
Leon bismark bix beiderbecke was an american jazz cornetist, pianist, and composerbeiderbecke was one of the most influential jazz soloists of the 1920s. This site is dedicated to the preservation and dissemination of information about bix beiderbecke, the musical genius from davenport, iowa annotated lists of books, articles, video tapes, audio tapes, recordings, and related items are provided. Complete your bix beiderbecke record collection discover bix beiderbecke's full discography shop new and used vinyl and cds.
Bix beiderbecke 13k likes leon bismark bix beiderbecke was an american jazz cornetist, pianist, and composer. Take the time to visit a great, compact museum that will illuminate the life and times, not only of subject leon bix beiderbecke, but the times, values and culture of 1910's through 1930's midwest locales and new york. Bix beiderbecke discography and songs: music profile for bix beiderbecke, born 10 march 1903 genres: dixieland, jazz albums include 69 plunderphonics 96, bix beiderbecke: volume 1 - singin' the blues, and ken burns jazz: the story of america's music.