[Dixielandjazz] Mecca Flat Blues
Peter De Bruyn
p_debruyn at hotmail.com
Mon Mar 3 23:50:44 PST 2003
Does anyone knows where I can purchase this CD from Claire Austin.
I'm a great admirer of this "Lady".
Peter De Bruyn Sr
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stan Brager" <sbrager at socal.rr.com>
To: "John Farrell" <stridepiano at tesco.net>; "DJML"
<dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
Sent: Monday, March 03, 2003 11:34 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] Mecca Flat Blues
> According to the liner notes to the CD "Claire Austin Sings "When Your
> Has Gone"", Mecca Flat Blues was written by Jimmy Blythe who recorded it
> 1925 backing up singer Priscilla Stewart.
> Albert Ammons would have been around 19 at that time - he was born in
> Stan Brager
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "John Farrell" <stridepiano at tesco.net>
> To: "DJML" <dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
> Sent: Monday, March 03, 2003 8:30 AM
> Subject: [Dixielandjazz] Mecca Flat Blues
> > As advised earlier, I have just posted a MIDI file of this tune on my
> > website. The idea for it came from Louis Mazetier's latest CD which he
> > kindly sent me, the liner notes state that the tune was written by
> > Ammons.
> > However here is a snippet from a message which just arrived : "Thanks
> > your latest MIDI file of the classic 12 bar "Mecca Flat Blues".
> > the Anderson Fake Book credits James Blythe, Steve Graham and Alexander
> > Robinson with the composition instead of Albert Ammons." Can anyone
> > who in fact composed it?
> > John Farrell
> > stridepiano at tesco.net
> > http://homepages.tesco.net/~stridepiano/midifiles.htm
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