[Dixielandjazz] Roy Williams (was European Music)
bhaesler at bigpond.net.au
Wed Jan 3 00:58:07 PST 2007
>I know many have been aware of the Alex Welsh band from the UK.
Trombonist Roy Williams, who for years worked on that band, is an
absolute monster. The first time I heard his cadenza on Tangerine I
had to play it for every trombone player in town and say, eat your
heart out! Then he repeats it again for the encore. It's on a live
album entitled Classic Concert, he absolutely wowed the crowd.
What a player!<
Thank you for reminding me of that one.
I had forgot all about it.
I'm playing it now. A superb quality Black Lion LP I've had for years.
Recorded in Dresden on 14 Oct 1971.
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