19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
New Orleans Jazz Funeral

Jazz Funeral for New Orleans photographer Randolph “Mookie” Square. Following the funeral services, a procession of musicians, funeral directors, family, and friends follow the casket from the funeral site to the cemetery while marching to the beat of a brass band. The procession is also known as the Second Line.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2021
Photo Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS 7D
Copyright: © Vincent Simmons