--- In RedHotJazz@yahoogroups.com
, "Robert Greenwood"
> Someone told me the other night that the British trumpeter Keith
Smith has died. I've no
> further details. In the 1960s Smith toured Europe with The New
Orleans All-Stars, a band that
> included Alvin Alcorn, Darnell Howard, Jimmy Archey, Alton Purnell,
Pops Foster, and Cie
> Frasier. Some band!
> Robert Greenwood
Some band, and some music too, Robert. His recordings with those chaps
in New Orleans in 1965 and in New York in 1966 show that he had the
spirit of good pre-war jazz.
Condolences to his family and friends.