“Jazz is a byproduct of the unique cultural environment found in New Orleans” it developed during the late 19th and early 20th centuries
Creole culture was free from reserve,
the social interaction was twinned with the development of the music.
Jazz influnced the age beyond the great war that had raged across Europe, people were ready for a different mood and Jazz provided just that.
"Louis Armstrong, nicknamed "Satchmo," "Pops" and, later, "Ambassador Satch," was born on August 4, 1901, in New Orleans, Louisiana. An all-star virtuoso, he came to prominence in the 1920s, influencing countless musicians with both his daring trumpet style and unique vocals."