4787Re: [RedHotJazz] Jewish influence (Was Re: Earliest jazz in Europe)
- Sep 30, 2007Hi Tommer
The previous link was already suspicious, although some folks with a serious
sense of humour may think it was funny, but the page you mentioned is just a
collection of racist commonplaces. You can make whatever you wish fit into
that, everything being contained in everything and vice-versa.
My humble opinion.
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tommer" <tommersl@...>
Sent: Sunday, September 30, 2007 11:29 AM
Subject: [RedHotJazz] Jewish influence (Was Re: Earliest jazz in Europe)
> --- In RedHotJazz@yahoogroups.com, David Richoux <tubaman@...> wrote:
>> I think he has modified his screed a bit - a "Tin Pan Alley"
>> connection was in there the last time I read it! It is an obvious
>> fact of the Yiddish connection to so much of modern (western) popular
>> music hat it should go without saying - maybe Frank London decided
>> not to make that "link" quite as obvious as he had a few months ago...
>> The wonders of instant internet history!
>> Dave Richoux
>> On Sep 29, 2007, at 6:36 PM, Tommer wrote:
>> > --- In RedHotJazz@yahoogroups.com, David Richoux <tubaman@> wrote:
>> >> There is a current multi-style trumpeter (Jazz/Klez/Balkan Brass,
>> >> etc.) named Frank London who has spun a wonderful "history" that
>> >> takes all western popular music back to the days of Kings David and
>> >> Solomon (and even the Tower of Babel!) - here is a link to his
>> >> thesis:
>> >> http://www.franklondon.com/brotherhood.html
>> >> Lots of fun...
>> >> Dave Richoux
> An Islamic site excerpts from Henry Ford. I don't know whether it's a
> reliable source, as I haven't read Ford's book, but in case it is,
> Ford is actually crediting Jewish with huge influence on both the Tin
> Pan Alley and Jazz.
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