Jazz was African American music of the 1920s, and spread out in Canada rapidly. Jazz music combined elements of ragtime, blues, spirituals, and band music. Charleston, Black Bottom and Fox Trot were the most popular dances. 1920s also known as The Jazz Age. It encouraged daring and energetic dances. Jazz involved to the people's life but also challenged some people's mind because of their suggestive movements. Some call these years the 'age of wonderful nonsense'. (Photography 1920)
Glenn Miller (full name Alton Glenn Miller, lived in Fort Morgan and Boulder, alumnus of Fort Morgan High School and the University of Colorado at Boulder) – Late trombonist, band leader. Leader of the Glenn Miller Orchestra and the United States Army Air Force Band. At the time of his death, one fifth of all music played on jukeboxes was a Glenn Miller creation.