[Dixielandjazz] Overlooked tunes

Ron Going dixielandjazz@ml.islandnet.com
Wed, 05 Jun 2002 10:32:27 -0500

"Early Hours" has been a favorite among us "Tradies" in Southern 
California  for decades.
We play it often. Since I'm in the middle of making  a play list for our 
Friday night gig, I think I'll include it. Thanks for ther reminder.
Ron Going

Ken Gates wrote:

>"Early Hours" isn't played that often in U.S.  I suspect it is played
>often in Britain.  Really nice bouncy tune.
>"Blue Prelude" ----I've never heard it played except on record.
>Talk about sad words---please don't sing it----but a haunting
>melody.  Was Woody Herman's theme song before "Blue Flame"--
>at least I think so.
>Ken Gates
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