[Dixielandjazz] Cartoon Music

Stan Brager sbrager at socal.rr.com
Thu Jan 18 09:19:19 PST 2007


1) Have you heard Raymond Scott's recording of "Powerhouse?"

2) If so, do you consider it to be jazz?

3) What makes Stallings adaptation of the "Powerhouse" theme cartoon music?

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Steve Barbone" <barbonestreet at earthlink.net>
To: "Stan Brager" <sbrager at socal.rr.com>; "DJML"
<dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
Sent: Thursday, January 18, 2007 6:51 AM
Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] Cartoon Music

> on 1/18/07 2:23 AM, Stan Brager at sbrager at socal.rr.com wrote:
> > Steve;
> >
> > Are you saying that Raymond Scott's "Powerhouse", for example, was
> > music when it was recorded?
> No. I don't know when it was first recorded. That part which Stallings
> adapted was surely cartoon music and according to some biographers is what
> Raymond Scott is most remembered for today.
> You and I may not agree with those biographers, but that view is out
> Cheers,
> Steve

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