[Dixielandjazz] Cottage for Sale
Wed, 5 Jun 2002 11:11:31 EDT
In a message dated 05/06/02 03:45:20 GMT Daylight Time, JimDBB@aol.com writes:
<< Everyone (who matters) knows "Cottage For Sale," but it's played too
> seldom by OKOM bands. Again, the lyrics are superb, but by Willard (I
The lyrics to "Cottage for Sale" are among the most poignant ever
Good tune but I always jibe at the middle eight which is more or less the
same as `My Mothers Eyes`. Unfortunately is is difficult to play the tune
without thinking of the lyrics of MME which with `My Yiddishe Momma` must be
the most schmaltzy lyrics ever recorded.
PS For the Brits. Except, `Did you think I would leave you dying
When there`s room on my horse for two.
Good Old Rolf!