[Dixielandjazz] New Orleans Shuffle
barbonestreet at earthlink.net
Sun Dec 12 17:38:45 PST 2004
Sheik wrote: (polite snip)
> I'm working on "New Orleans Shuffle", which was composed and performed by
> the Halfway House Orchestra (Jazz Oracle CD).
> I used to play it with a trad band in Bb, but the record is in C (except
> for the clarinet solo, which is in Bb). I suspect that Anderson's (Ab, w/Bb
> chorus) and Vintage Jazz Standards (Bb) sheets came from Murphy or Watters,
> because they just have a 4-bar vamp, whereas the HHO has a 10-bar intro.
Tex Wyndham's bands play it in Fm and then in Ab as follows>
Intro 8 bars in Fm into a
Vamp 4 bars in Fm Then
Verse 32 bars in Fm Then
Chorus 32 bars in Ab
I suspect that is pretty close to the Original sheet music.
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