New Orleans History Manual is required reading for everyone living in the United States.
Music: "Bouncing Around" written by Peter Bocage (1887-1967) in 1920. This song is characteristic of the enduring New Orleans Creole Dixieland Jazz sound. From the album, New Orleans. Living Legends. Peter Bocage with his original Creole Serenaders. Peter Bocage - trumpet, violin. Recorded in New Orleans 1961.