Sicily Jass - The World's First Man In Jazz

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Date Added: 20th May 2020

Date Removed: 4th April 2021

Available for: 11 months



The vicissitudes of Nick La Rocca and his role in the history of Jazz. A Sicilian born in New Orleans at the end of the 19th century, in 1917 he and his Band made the first record in the history of jazz. The record was to sell more than a million copies and the Band would become the highest-paid jazz band in the world, while their tracks would go on to influence some of the greatest jazz-players.


Certificate: Not Rated

Year: 2015

Duration: 1h 11min

Episode Length: 1h 11min


Director: Michele Cinque

Cast: Mimmo Cuticchio, Roy Paci

Studio: Minerva Pictures - GA&A


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