[Dixielandjazz] The Approaches to Dixieland
Thu, 08 Aug 2002 12:59:31 -0500
Stephen Barbone <email@example.com> wrote:
> [quote from new Eddie Condon book]
> "...While retaining a Dixieland flavor, he honored the past, but also
> added a fresh approach that extended the music's appeal."
> "...[snippet from Steve] What's wrong with a fresh approach? Answer?
> Nothing. In fact, it is the answer to keeping this vital music alive..."
"I think now that the best thing to do is to enjoy groups like the Lincoln
Center band for what they are without holding them up for comparison with
-- Jim DBB
"We all have idols. Play like anyone you care about, but try to be yourself
while you're doing so."
-- BB King