[Dixielandjazz] The Definition of "Head" Music

tduncan tduncan at bellatlantic.net
Sat Jun 23 16:09:37 PDT 2007

Dave writes, in part, . . . 

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[mailto:dixielandjazz-bounces at ml.islandnet.com] On Behalf Of David Richoux
Sent: Friday, June 22, 2007 8:03 PM
To: Tom Duncan
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Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] The Definition of "Head" Music

It can even happen with a band that has been playing together for decades!

We usually have our banjo player quietly strum the first chord of each song
just before we start it - that really helps!

::end snip::

That presumes the banjo has the right key ( I am copying my guy who will
know what I mean :-)


Tom Duncan
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