Eubie Blake One Of The Finest Popular Of His Harlem Era (Video)

eubieblake1James Hubert Blake, February 7, 1884 – February 12, 1983, known as Eubie Blake, was an American composer, lyricist, and pianist of ragtime, jazz, and popular music. Continue Reading →

We’re Just Wild About Harlem Mayor Noble Sissle, 1889 – 1975 (Video)

noble_sissle-mayor-of-harlemNoble Lee Sissle (July 10, 1889 in Indianapolis, Indiana – December 17, 1975 in Tampa, Florida) was an African-American jazz composer, lyricist, bandleader, singer, and playwright. Continue Reading →