1917 in jazz

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1917 in jazz
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Hanley and MacDonald's "Indiana" (1917) is one of the most popular pre-1920s standards.
Decade Pre-1920 in jazz
Music 1917 in music
Standards List of pre-1920 jazz standards
See also 1916 in jazz1918 in jazz

In 1917 in jazz standards such as "Indiana" and "Tiger Rag" appeared. [1] Musicians born in this year included Dizzy Gillespie, Ella Fitzgerald and Thelonious Monk.

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Births[edit]

Dizzy Gillespie in concert in Deauville, Normandy, France

Unless stated otherwise, the musicians listed below were American.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History of Jazz Time Line: 1917". All About Jazz. Retrieved December 2, 2010.