[Dixielandjazz] Bix as video theme

Jazzjerry at aol.com Jazzjerry at aol.com
Thu Apr 3 01:57:25 PST 2003

In a message dated 3/4/03 5:50:24 AM, mjl at ix.netcom.com writes:

<< but small snippets of a modern
band doing Bix tunes (and not all that good, to boot), >>

That sir is purely a matter of opinion. As others have stated the trumpet 
player for these recordings which after all were incidental music and in some 
instances specially composed 'in the style of' to fit the action were played 
by one of the U.K. best jazz trumpeters, the late lamented Kenny Baker. I'm 
afraid that should anyone ask the album of the music is no longer available.



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