[Dixielandjazz] Overlooked tunes
Wed, 5 Jun 2002 15:49:20 -0700
I'm not familiar with "Early Hours". Is it similar to Avery Parrish's
"After Hours" which was a big hit for Erskine Hawkins and countless
From: Ken Gates [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Wednesday, June 05, 2002 10:23 AM
To: Dixieland Jazz
Subject: [Dixielandjazz] Overlooked tunes
"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.