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Preservation Hall Jazz Band will play on A Prairie Home Companion on Saturday, October 14 at the Fitzgerald Theater, and we have a special opportunity for the following day. Use the form below to enter for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Preservation Hall Jazz Band at the Dakota on Sunday, October 15 at noon.
At a moment when musical streams are crossing with unprecedented frequency, it’s crucial to remember that throughout its history, New Orleans has been the point at which sounds and cultures from around the world converge, mingle, and resurface, transformed by the Crescent City’s inimitable spirit and joie de vivre. Nowhere is that idea more vividly embodied than in the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, which has held the torch of New Orleans music aloft for more than 50 years, all the while carrying it enthusiastically forward as a reminder that the history they were founded to preserve is a vibrantly living history.