[Dixielandjazz] Which Melody?
marekboym at gmail.com
Fri Oct 9 09:35:03 PDT 2009
> Maybe the melody is not blatant in Young's solo but it is there. Is it
> because I know the tune? Or is it because of where those quick, passing
> melody notes fall.
It's there all right. But rather difficult to hear in the Hawkins' version.
Could it be because the accents he uses fall at familiar
> points in the melody line? It is probably all of these things that make
> this such a great solo and not the cacophony that passes for jazz these
This is another opera altogether.
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