Norbert Susemihl - New Orleans Jazzband  

Jazz Links ... and more

Jazz Links

Here is my YouTube Channel with many videos
from my own bands and others:
CrescentCityMusic - Norbert Susemihl Jazz Archive 

WWOZ is the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Radio Station,
dedicated to bringing New Orleans Music to the universe.
Listener-supported and non-commercial.
Jazz, Blues, Latin, Cajun, Funk and more.
For live streaming follow the link below:

WWOZ Radio New Orleans

The New Orleans Jazz Museum

The New Orleans Jazz Museum on facebook
with an archive of live stream concert from New Orleans

Hogan Archive of New Orleans Music and New Orleans Jazz
at Tulane University

University of New Orleans Jazz Studies Program

Louisiana Music Factory
The best CD shop for New Orleans Music - Also doing mailorders

Jazz Education

Listening to great music, bands and musicians is essential
when studying to play Jazz. So here is a compilation of music
which inspired me the most and which profoundly shaped my
style of playing:

My Inspiration by Norbert Susemihl

The New Orleans drumming style is very special and important for a
jazzband. So it is crucial for a drummer to understand and to study
that style profoundly in order to be able to adopt and play properly in that genre.
To study this, I put together a Spotify playlist with tracks by the most important New Orleans drummers of the last 100 years:

Study of New Orleans Style Drummers
           - Compilation by Norbert Susemihl -

THE BIG "4" - This is one of the most important elements in
New Orleans drumming: The accent on the "4", and NOT on the "1".
In this video Wynton Marsalis explains the New Orleans drumming style
to an audience of school kids. This is a great lesson for all jazz drummers.

Wynton Marsalis explains the BIG "4"

Shannon Powell, the "King of Treme" is one of the outstanding drummers
in New Orleans today.
To watch him play is the best drum lesson one can get.
Here are two video to do just that: