[Dixielandjazz] The History of Jazz
Stephen G Barbone
barbonestreet at earthlink.net
Sun May 6 08:58:30 PDT 2012
What are you doing about the history of jazz after OKOM? Say, after
1950? In an hour and a half program, the majority of your time (since
the majority of the history already is) should be devoted to
gasp . . . "modern".
If there are no modern recordings of St Louis Blues, perhaps John
Cage's 4:33 of silence would suffice?
Seriously, I suggest St Louis Blues by:
Thad Jones Mell Lewis Band
Eastman School of music feturing Phil Woods (At about the 5 minute 5
Must be quite a few more if one searches for them.
Yes indeed, the St Louis Blues (An d Jazz) have come a long way since
those first records.
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