[Dixielandjazz] Grammys

Richard Broadie richard.broadie at gte.net
Thu Feb 27 18:54:57 PST 2003

Wish I could say I did remember and "in person" experience.  I have many
recordings done at some of those locations but would have rather been there.
Then again, I'd be even older than I am if that "wish" were true.  Guess
I'll shut up and be thankful.   Dick
----- Original Message -----
From: "MortW" <mortw at ix.netcom.com>
To: "'Richard Broadie'" <richard.broadie at gte.net>; "'Don Mopsick'"
<mophandl at landing.com>; "'Rob McCallum'" <rakmccallum at hotmail.com>
Cc: "'DJML'" <dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
Sent: Thursday, February 27, 2003 2:06 PM
Subject: RE: [Dixielandjazz] Grammys

> Does anybody here remember the jazz (OKOM) scene in NYC in the early
> '50s?
> Condon's and Nick's in Greenwich Village and the two Bar Mitvah halls on
> 2nd Ave, The Stuyvesant Casino and The Central Plaza. Condon's and
> Nick's had waiters in Tuxedos. The Casino and the Plaza had beer in
> pitchers; $2.00 a pitcher. Such, such were the joys.
> Mort Weintraub

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