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by Option
Sun Jan 07, 2018 9:40 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Fillius Jazz Archive
Replies: 1
Views: 2906

Fillius Jazz Archive

I recently stumbled upon these interviews with numerous jazz musicians. The recordings were made for Hamilton College in New York. There are over 300 interviews, most done 20 or more years ago. So far I have listened to the videos of Milt Hinton, Marty Grosz, Joe Wilder, Ruth Brown, Buddy Tate, Fran...
by Option
Thu Jul 21, 2011 12:13 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Sad news about Terry Monaghan
Replies: 5
Views: 3092

Terry Monaghan Obit

Here is an obituary that appears in today's Guardian

http://www.guardian.co.uk/stage/2011/ju ... n-obituary
by Option
Wed Aug 25, 2010 7:28 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Private collection of Bill Savory
Replies: 31
Views: 12082

Interview with Loren Schoenberg & Eugene Desavouret

Here is a 30 minute interview broadcast yesterday on WNYC with Loren Schoenberg and Eugene Desavouret (the son of Bill Savory).

http://beta.wnyc.org/shows/lopate/2010/ ... ecordings/
by Option
Mon Apr 27, 2009 1:52 pm
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Vol Vistu Gaily Star, Jan Savitt
Replies: 7
Views: 3742

Also song ID

Jan Savitt Orchestra. Vocal by Bon Bon (aka George Tunnell). Recorded 8/29/1939.
by Option
Sun Nov 30, 2008 8:43 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Ondrej Havelka & His Melody Makers
Replies: 8
Views: 5355

Havelka

You can purchase one of his CDs from this place for only $4.99

http://www.berkshirerecordoutlet.com/se ... mit=Search
by Option
Tue May 29, 2007 1:03 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: New GEORGE GEE CD is ready!
Replies: 8
Views: 3339

I just finished listening to George's new CD and had a question for those DJ's who have already heard it. Which tracks if any on this CD would you play at an event instead of playing the more well known recordings of the same tune?
by Option
Wed Dec 13, 2006 3:19 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Anita O'Day R.I.P.
Replies: 12
Views: 4134

Anita O'Day R.I.P.

Kenny Davern
by Option
Wed Sep 13, 2006 5:15 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: "Ultimate Jazz Archive" - any good?
Replies: 10
Views: 4919

Ultimate Jazz Archive

I recently purchased this set without carefully looking at the entire track list. Turns out I already own 98% of the 3000+ tracks. It did not make sense to open the package just for a limited number of missing tumes. I paid $179.00 plus shipping. If anyone is interested I'd sell the box set (new and...