BirthdayApril 11, 1889
BirthplaceNew Orleans, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Nick LaRocca

    Full name: Nick LaRocca
    Also known as: Nick LaRocca, Larocca, Nick, Nick Larocca
    Professions: Soundtrack, Actor
    Occupation: Musician, bandleader

  2. Nick LaRocca Known for

    The Curious Case of Benjamin Button (2008), Memoirs of a Geisha (2005), Double Jeopardy (1999), Bullets Over Broadway (1994)

  3. Nick LaRocca Death information

    Died: Wednesday, 22nd of February, 1961 (Age: 71)

  4. Nick LaRocca Biography

    Dominic James "Nick" LaRocca (April 11, 1889 – February 22, 1961), was an early jazz cornetist and trumpeter and the leader of the Original Dixieland Jass Band. He is the composer of one of the most recorded jazz classics of all-time, "Tiger Rag". He was part of what is generally regarded as the first recorded jazz band, a band which recorded and released the first jazz recording, "Livery Stable Blues" in 1917.

  5. Nick LaRocca Family

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