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 (bī′dər-bĕk′), Leon Bismark Known as "Bix." 1903-1931.
American jazz composer and musician. A self-taught pianist and cornet player, he was the first white musician to be recognized by African-American musicians as a luminary of the jazz world.


(Biography) Leon Bismarcke, known as Bix. 1903–31, US jazz cornettist, composer, and pianist


(ˈbaɪ dərˌbɛk)

Leon Bismarck ( “Bix” ), 1903–31, U.S. jazz cornetist.
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amp;nbsp;He was first inspired to play the trumpet at age 14 after he saw Kirk Douglas play Bix Beiderbecke in the 1950 film "Young Man with a Horn.
1931: Bix Beiderbecke, legendary jazz trumpeter, died aged 28 from a combination of pneumonia and alcoholism.
1931: Bix Beiderbecke, legendary jazz trumpeter, died, aged 28, from a combination of pneumonia and alcoholism.
Your lucky 1920s clarinet player is Bix Beiderbecke.
He moved from Chicago to New Orleans to New York, working in brothels and bars, bootlegging, dealing drugs, getting hooked, doing time, producing records, and playing with the greats, among them Louis Armstrong, Bix Beiderbecke, and Fats Waller.
In discussing Bix Beiderbecke, whose music Armstrong appreciated, Brothers states that "he may be considered Armstrong's first great disciple" (p.
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Its lead couple--woodwork teacher Trevor (James Bolam), a realist with the soul of a poet, and English teacher Jill (Barbara Flynn), a committed conservationist--stumble into a slowmoving plot involving undelivered Bix Beiderbecke records, the black economy and local government corruption.
Cuando Julio Florentino Cortazar Descotte (Ixelles, Bruselas, 26 de agosto de 1914--Paris, 12 de febrero de 1984) escucho a Bix Beiderbecke, un azoro grande y una pena ensimismada de si mismo lo acosaron: se fue apresurado a comprar una trompeta.
Aunt Helen would sigh as she remembered shimmery dresses and tiny purses holding lipstick, face powder, and rouge, and dancing all night long to the big-band music of Bix Beiderbecke and Tommy Dorsey.
The program is built around songs by the 1920s-era cornetist Bix Beiderbecke and his friend, Hoagy Carmichael, and includes such classics as "Georgia on My Mind," and "Star Dust.
There are bands here that represent the whole history of styles over the century and a bit since jazz began, including The Brownfield Byrne Hot Six who have moved back in time from bebop to Bix Beiderbecke, The Dixie Ticklers who play a very intelligent form of that ol' time jazz, Birmingham favourites the Dr Teeth Big Band, the marvelously named Ricky Cool & The Hoola Boola Boys, and the equally intriguing Swing Ninjas.