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9720Re: [RedHotJazz] What a shame to be so lo-tech

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  • Alex Hill
    Jun 20, 2014
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      That's the trouble...
      Every person has its own definition of jazz..... whether the person plays it or not...
      Some might play its own version of jazz but at the same time, someone might listen and think... that is not my version of jazz...or near the mark of whatever version of jazz of 20s to 40s...
      oh well... everyone of us is a different cup of tea to others...
      Alex, Bournemouth
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      Sent: Friday, June 20, 2014 3:27 PM
      Subject: Re: [RedHotJazz] What a shame to be so lo-tech

      Zounds! I can't follow this. But I do hear George Lewis' influence in Woody Allen's playing--particularly in the descending step arpeggios. Know what I mean?

      On Jun 20, 2014, at 4:43 AM, fearfeasa fearfeasa@... [RedHotJazz] wrote:


      I quoted the sentence exactly as Peter wrote it. Perhaps he wrote "Woody Allen" in an earlier post that I missed. Apologies to Peter if I got him wrong. It's no easier to follow the sequence of posts in this revived edition of RHJ than it was in the old one.

      On 20/06/2014, at 5:26 PM, Michael Rader Rader.Michael@... [RedHotJazz] wrote:


      He actually wrote Woody Allen, although you're right in the latter part of your mail.
      Michael Rader

      Am 20.06.2014 08:24, schrieb fearfeasa fearfeasa@... [RedHotJazz]:
      Really ???  George Lewis was influenced by Woody Herman, you mean. Lewis's "St. Philip Street Break Down" is only a simplified, bowdlerised version of Herman's Chips Boogie Woogie (1940).

      On 20/06/2014, at 1:53 AM, PETER GERLER pgerler@... [RedHotJazz] wrote:

      …Woody was also influenced by George Lewis…


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