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Face the Music

Face the Music 1.16.14
Rooster Rag {Muriel Pollock 1917}River Raisin Ragtime Revue
Bughousexylophonist Red Norvo& his Swing Octet {1935}
Grizzly Bear Rag {George Botsford 1910}River Raisin Ragtime Revue
Yellow Dog Blues {W.C. Handy 1914}Carl Wolfe’s Orchestra
Moi AussiVictor Marceau, accordion withDjango Reinhardt, banjo
and whistling by one Erardy {1928}
Teasing the Cat {Charles L. Johnson 1916}River Raisin Ragtime Revue
Soiree Polka{Stephen Foster 1850}Gilbert Kalish, piano
Kitten the Keys {Zez Confrey 1921}River Raisin Ragtime Revue
Coney Island Washboard - take 1{music by Hampton Durand and Jerry Adams, words by Ned Nestor and Aude Shugart 1926}played by the Five Harmaniacs {1926}
Lucy’s Sextette{based on an air from Donizetti’sLucia Di Lammermoor 1835}Heliotrope Ragtime Orchestra
Tambourine Song{adaptation of an air from Bizet’s Carmen 1873-74}Morton Gould Orchestra
Emaline {Jimmy McHugh 1921}Benny Goodman’s Orchestrafeaturing Coleman Hawkins {1934}
Alligator Crawl {Fats Waller 1924}River Raisin Ragtime Revue
What Did Romie-O-Juliet(When He Climbed Her Balcony?) - take 1written by Fess Williamsplayed by the Five Harmaniacs {1926}
La Rumba {Tim J. Brymn & William H. Tyers 1913}Heliotrope Ragtime Orchestra
Bull Frog Blues {Tom Brown & Gus Shrigley 1916}River Raisin Ragtime Revue
Baltimore Todolo {Eubie Blake 1909}Heliotrope Ragtime Orchestra
Castle Doggy – Fox Trot{James Reese Europe 1915}River Raisin Ragtime Revue