Red Hot Dixieland Jazz Band in Crossville

Red Hot Dixieland Jazz Band in Crossville

January 31st, 2013 by Staff Report in Chattnow Music

Vance Thompson

Photo by Contributed Photo /Times Free Press.

Performing Arts Alliance of Rural Tennessee will bring a bit of New Orleans' French Quarter to the Palace Theatre for its next First Friday event.

Vance Thompson's Red Hot Dixieland Jazz Band will swing with good-time music served up Big Easy style at 7 p.m. CST Friday, Feb. 1.

Song selections include "When the Saints Go Marching In," "Do You Know What It Means To Miss New Orleans," "Sweet Georgia Brown" and "Second Line."

The band features Vance Thompson (trumpet), William Boyd (clarinet and saxophones), Larry Vincent (guitar and banjo), Keith Brown (piano), Taylor Coker (bass) and Kenneth Brown (drums).

Tickets are $12 adults, $6 students. They may be purchased at the Palace Theatre, 72 S. Main St., Crossville; by phone at 931-484-6133; or online at