Tag: Jimmie Noone

  • Jimmie Noone Moonshine and Music

    Jimmie Noone Moonshine and Music

    Jimmie Noone, amongst New Orleans’ early clarinet kings, possessed the best technique and a pure, almost classical sound. To some, his seemingly effortless delivery sounds shallow, or even lacks taste: but his sophisticated style opened the door for the Swing Era, and made him ultimately more influential than his peers Johnny Dodds and Sidney Bechet. […]