[Dixielandjazz] Bass Ale Blues
tubaman at batnet.com
Mon Jan 3 10:38:32 PST 2005
Joe Tarto, "Titan of the Tuba" sorry, don't have the lyrics.
Joe wrote the book on how to play jazz tuba/bass - Basic Rhythms and
the Art of Jazz Improvisation. as I recall it is still available
by the way - I found this interesting website of use to record
On Jan 3, 2005, at 8:55 AM, Dan Augustine wrote:
> Searching through some old emails from DJML, i ran across Bill
> Haesler's post from 2000 about the "Bass Ale Blues". Now, being a
> beer-enthusiast, i had to listen to this song, and found it at
> http://www.redhotjazz.com/. It's quite a nice song, with interesting
> sections and tempo-changes.
> The song is performed (and listenable) by the Original Memphis 5
> and by The Hottentots (aka Red Nichols and friends), but neither page
> mentions who plays the tuba solo. Does anyone know who this is? Also,
> are there words to this song? I happen to like Bass Ale quite a bit,
> as do a number of my friends, and it would be a hoot to sing along to.
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