Early Jazz:  Traditional New Orleans - Dixieland - Swing - Ragtime - Stride & Boogie Woogie Piano


Click the play button below for a sample of Dixieland, which is one of the most popular styles of early jazz we feature at our monthly concerts:

Independence Hall Jazz band plays “Sweet Georgia Brown.”

For video samples of Dixieland, Swing, and traditional Piano Jazz, click “Music” on the menu bar.

Monthly Concerts in the Philadelphia Tri-State Area

Recent Tri-State Jazz Concert Photos

Al Harrison Dixieland Band

Sunday,  May 22, 2016 — 2:00 to 4:30 p.m.


The virtual band in the masthead was assembled from some of Jim McGann’s best photos taken over several years. Left to right are Joe Midiri, Jim Fryer, Bria Skonberg, Franny Smith, Gary Cattley, and Ed Wise.



From now through June, which is the end of our membership year, we have a special membership offer. Anyone who has never been a member of Tri-State Jazz Society is eligible. If you become a first-time member at one of the three remaining concert this year (April 17, May 22, June 5 or June 26), your membership will be extended until June 30 of 2017. Pay $20 and get free admission to your first concert as a member, half-price admission to the remaining concerts this year and all the concerts from July, 2016 through June, 2017. An email subscription to the Strutter newsletter is included with membership.

If you are a member, tell your friends this is the best time of year to join! This promotional offer cannot be used for renewing or if you were a member in the past.

Regular renewal rate for current or past members is $20 per year. There will be no increases in member-ship fees or concert admissions for 2016-2017.

Danny Tobias Band

Wallingford, PA - March 20, 2016

Concert Details

Photos by Jim McGann


414 Plush Mill Road

Wallingford, PA 19086


Photo by Paul J. Macatee, Jr.

Jeff and Anne Barnhart - Ivory&Gold®

Haddonfield, NJ - April 17, 2016

Photos by Paul J. Macatee, Jr