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Noble Sissle (born July 10, 1889 in Indianapolis, Indiana, died December 17, 1975 in Tampa, Florida) was an American jazz composer, lyricist, bandleader, singer and playwright. Jump to: navigation, search 1889 was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... Nickname: Circle City, Indy, Naptown Location in Indiana Founded Incorporated 1821   County Marion County Mayor Bart Peterson Area  - Total  - Water 966. ... Jump to: navigation, search 1975 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1975 calendar). ... Downtown Tampa from the southwest. ... Jump to: navigation, search Jazz master Louis Armstrong remains one of the most loved and best known of all jazz musicians. ...


References

The Book of World Famous Music, Classical, Popular and Folk by James Fuld


External Links

Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake


Internet Broadway Database, Noble Sissle


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Jass.com: Noble Sissle and Eubie Blake (1434 words)
Noble Sissle was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, on July 10, 1889.
The Sissles moved to Cleveland when Noble was 17, and in 1908, before graduating from high school, he joined a male quartet for a four-week run of the Midwest vaudeville circuit.
After Europe's death, Sissle and Blake were encouraged by his manager and the backers of the band to enter the white vaudeville circuit.
CMT.com : Noble Sissle : Biography (374 words)
Noble Sissle was one of the nation's premier composers and bandleaders, particularly in the early days of American popular song and theater.
Sissle and Blake appeared as a duo in some pioneering sound film shorts in the early '20s that can be considered the first jazz on film.
Sissle's circle of friends also included Cole Porter and Fred Waring, while the Prince of Wales was guest drummer at one of his concerts in 1930.
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