[Dixielandjazz] Melody v. Chords plus Words >> To What Are You Referring?

Stephen Barbone barbonestreet at earthlink.net
Mon Feb 10 11:06:06 PST 2003

Hi Bud:

That's so long ago, I barely remember, but the tune referred to by
Charlie was "After You've Gone".

Steve Barbone

BudTuba at aol.com wrote:

>    In a message dated 1/20/03 5:49:00 PM Eastern Standard Time,
> Charlie at easysounds.com writes:
> > We've all heard it played dozens of times, from slow (which fits the
> lyric
> > story) to breakneck (don't you hate showoffs!).  My all-time
> favorite is
> > Turk Murphy's version.  When we're playing concerts or clubs with no
> > dancing, we do it as a samba for a couple of choruses, then into
> four for
> > the solos, then back to samba for the outchorus.  When I sing it,
> including
> > the verse, it's medium slow two-beat.
> This response is totally baffling.  There is no reference whatever to
> the
> name of the tune being referred to.  When you respond to an email
> thread,
> make sure that the reference is clear.  It is possible to change the
> subject
> line to include the thread's drift. (See my SUBJECT example to this
> email.)

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