Small's Paradise Club

Small’s Paradise Club135th + ACP

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Small's Paradise Club opened October 22, 1925 by Ed Small, a nightclub owner in New York City.
Small's Paradise Club was a popular destination for music performance in harlem. The waiters who were known to dance the Charleston and twirl trays with drinks. The club was located in the basement of the building and could house 1,500 guests. Small's was also known for its Sunday night jam sessions


Watch this slide show to learn about jazz performance at Small's Paradise Club:



Source: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x8tqur_charlie-johnson-charleston-is-the-b_music


Other sources:
http://keepingupwiththejones-markjones.blogspot.com/2011/02/today-in-black-history-smalls-paradise.html

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