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  • Tony Standish
    ... From: bob barnard To: Tony Standish Sent: Saturday, January 05, 2008 10:12 AM Subject: Re:
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      ----- Original Message -----
      From: "bob barnard" <bobbarnard@...>
      To: "Tony Standish" <mojohand@...>
      Sent: Saturday, January 05, 2008 10:12 AM
      Subject: Re: [RedHotJazz] Potato Head Blues


      > I've always thought the first 4 bars of Potato Head
      > to be F Fdim Gm7 C7 which really doesn't help.
      > Years ago we transcribed a Jelly Roll tune (Sidewalk Blues)
      > and found that in one particular passage,Omar Simeon
      > was playing wrong notes so this could be the case
      > with Potato Head.
      > Cheers,
      > Bob Barnard.
      >
      > Tony, perhaps you can forward this to Hugh.
      > BB.
      >
      > ----- Original Message -----
      > From: "Tony Standish" <mojohand@...>
      > To: "Bob Barnard" <bobbarnard@...>
      > Sent: Thursday, January 03, 2008 12:20 PM
      > Subject: Fw: [RedHotJazz] Potato Head Blues
      >
      >
      >> Happy new year.
      >> This one's more your territory.
      >> Can hugh help?
      >> Chizz
      >> Tony
      >> ----- Original Message -----
      >> From: "Hugh" <hughphoric@...>
      >> To: <RedHotJazz@yahoogroups.com>
      >> Sent: Wednesday, January 02, 2008 11:15 PM
      >> Subject: [RedHotJazz] Potato Head Blues
      >>
      >>
      >>> Can anybody help? The conventional wisdom is that the chords for the
      >>> first 4 bars of the chorus are:
      >>>
      >>> F E7 Gm C7
      >>>
      >>> However, Pete Briggs plays an A in the second bar, and it seems as
      >>> though Lil and Johnny St Cyr are playing an Fmaj7, at least in Johnny
      >>> Dodd's solo.
      >>>
      >>> Any thoughts, anybody? - and a Happy New Year to all! I'll be playing
      >>> with Ian Christie in Highgate this evening if anyone can be around.
      >>>
      >>> Hugh Crozier
      >>>
      >>>
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