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Hotlanta Dixieland Jazz - Reviews

THE ATLANTA JOURNAL/CONSTITUTION
“Jazz fans are passionate over Hotlanta Dixieland Jazz when they show off their revved-up renditions of everything from prewar New Orleans chestnuts to postwar Duke Ellington standards” Steve Dollar 

THE COASTLAND TIMES, Kitty Hawk, NC 
"The six-man Hotlanta musical group made the rafters ring and the audience cheer. The group played and sang with enormous gusto that enchanted the foot stomping audience. It was a special evening with a very special musical group." Vera Evans 

CREATIVE LOAFING Atlanta, GA
"Hotlanta coveys the charm and power of the music...the music pulls the listener in with its infectious rhythms and flights of improvisation, providing a glimpse of the excitement and creative energy of an earlier America" Richard Mills

THE OUTER BANKS SENTINEL, NC
"The music swung like a pendulum and kicked like a mule". Vocalist Rutan "had an easygoing, effortless delivery that nicely recalled Hoagy Carmichael" Peter Hummers

THE DAILY GAZETTE McCook, Nebraska
"Improvisation is the heart of this music and Hotlanta showed that they were up to making it happen. Dixieland is a true American form that has provided the basis for so many other types of popular music. It was a treat to hear it presented so well and with a lot of class." Jon Wacker

WOFFORD COLLEGE CONCERT, Spartanburg, SC
"Really enjoyed the close musical relationship that spreads from your group to the audience….
we even bought four CDs!"
Email from concert attendee, Andrew Doble.

Beaufort Elementary School Review

 

 

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