Select each album (CD) below to hear samples of all the songs
on each album ... this is a great way to hear a preview of this fantastic band
before booking or hiring for a festival or event.
Released in 1997 - A tribute to the first jass (jazz) recording of 1917 by Jimmy LaRocca's current band.
Includes new recordings of many famous songs Jimmy LaRocca's father's band wrote and recorded including:
Dixie Jass Band One-Step & Livery Stable Blues (side A & B of the first jazz record), Tiger Rag, Clarinet Marmalade, St. Louis Blues and more.
110 Year Anniversary of a Jazz Legend; Nick LaRocca
Released in 1999 - Has original compositions by (father & son) Nick and Jimmy LaRocca.
Nick's compositions were copy-written and published, but never sold to the public and never recorded.
Jazz From New Orleans
Released in 2005 - Has five original compositions by Jimmy LaRocca, three by Jimmy's father, Nick LaRocca, and a few traditional jazz standards that include Basin Street Blues, Muskrat Ramble, Bourbon Street Parade, Just a Closer Walk With Thee, When The Saints Go Marching In and Tin Roof Blues.
Dixieland Jazz For Children
Released in 2008 - Staying true to her Louisiana musical roots, Johnette collaborates with Jimmy LaRocca's Original Dixieland Jazz Band to introduce children of all ages around the world to the joyful sounds of Dixieland Jazz.
Other CD's Jimmy LaRocca has recorded:
Jimmy LaRocca - "Listen To My