KIND OF GOLDEN – New West
Jazz Tour of the 1920s
A city tour to historic venues of jazz, past the Gedächtniskirche and the Theater des Westens.
Registration under 0171/5483492 or email@example.com
The tours can be booked anytime, maybe in conjunction with a concert!?
The 1920s in Berlin – the “sin Babylon”: Let’s look behind the facade on a jazz tour!How did jazz actually come to Berlin from America and how was it received? Where were the places and who were the protagonists? First of all, how did the music sound?
n the footsteps of musicians and jazz fans, instruments and technical progress, we encounter racism and anti-Semitism, gender issues, outrageous sounds and the blues. A first youth movement ushered in the pop era. And the modern entertainment center, the then New West, attracted in special ways.
1918 – 1933 – Musik:
Original Dixieland Jass Band – Tiger Rag (1917)
George Gershwin – Rhapsodie in Blue
Irving Berlin – Blue Skies
Eddie Lang & Joe Venuti
Duke Ellington – It don`tmean a thing ..
.. in Berlin:
Original Excentric Jazzband – Tiger Rag (1919)