4616Re: [RedHotJazz] How pop tunes came into the standard Dixieland repertoire
- Sep 5, 2007Hi Howard. That's the kind of thing I want to determine for as many
tunes as I can. I assume it depends on what musicians were listening
to, what grabbed 'em, what besides personal taste caused the tunes to
become part of the *tradition*, hence to be played regularly for decades.
At 04:11 PM 09/05/07, you wrote:
>on 5/9/07 20:31, David W. Littlefield at
>It's a reasonable assumption that "Memories of you", for example, came in
>via the Benny Goodman Quartet.
>Wouldn't Louis Armstrong's October 1930 version be a better guess?
>Howard Rye, 20 Coppermill Lane, London, England, E17 7HB
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