[Dixielandjazz] two queries

Stan Brager sbrager at socal.rr.com
Sat Apr 5 12:36:30 PST 2003

Sure, Bert, at least for the Dorsey "Opus #1" which was recorded on November
14, 1944 and written and arranged by Sy Oliver. It featured the return of
Buddy Rich on drums and a clarinet solo by Buddy de Franco.

Stan Brager

----- Original Message -----
From: "Bert Joss" <jaroberts at webtv.net>
To: <dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
Sent: Saturday, April 05, 2003 10:26 AM
Subject: [Dixielandjazz] two queries

> Not quite OKOM but can anyone give me the recording date or copyright
> date for the Dorsey hit "Opus One"? Was it a WWII tune?
> Also, can anyone suggest a source for the original French lyrics to "La
> Mer" and "La Vie en Rose"?  TIA   Bert
> jaroberts at webtv.net

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