[Dixielandjazz] Show bands was live vs. recorded music
steveheist at earthlink.net
Sun Aug 2 14:18:33 PDT 2009
If you have Debbie's email, let me know - I used to work with Debbie at the
Fish Market in Old Town Alexandria for a while - I was working with her one
night when an old cat came in and sat close to where we were playing,
drinking up a storm. As she played, he kept shouting at her on how to play!
Not amused, on the break, I went over and politely told him to hold it down.
Not respecting my request, the next set, I had one of the waiters throw him
out... That was when, apoligetically, Debbie told me, "That was Ernie
Carson..." We had a good laugh...
It seems he was following her everywhere, and she was getting a little tired
Anyway, I'd like to get a message to her, if I could... She was a sweet
kid... and a good solid banjo player...
ALL the Best,
----- Original Message -----
From: "Stephen G Barbone" <barbonestreet at earthlink.net>
To: "Steve Heist" <steveheist at earthlink.net>
Cc: <dixielandjazz at ml.islandnet.com>
Sent: Sunday, August 02, 2009 2:35 PM
Subject: Re: [Dixielandjazz] Show bands was live vs. recorded music
> Debbie is one heck of a good banjo player eh? Very strong right arm and
> wonderful distinct chords. She worked some with Ernie Carson who had
> quite a crush on her. He once called Pete Pepke at 4 AM to accuse Pete
> for trying to steal her away. Meanwhile, she was about to marry Tom and
> help teach him to play bass.
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