Fw: Jelly Roll Morton website updated
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From: "Mike Meddings" <mike@...>
Sent: Tuesday, June 09, 2009 4:21 PM
Subject: Jelly Roll Morton website updated
> Hello all,
> The Jelly Roll Morton website has been updated with the following 8 items
> significant interest:
> Brian Goggin sends an article titled, "Gas Wrecks Residence" from The Fort
> Wayne Weekly Sentinel, dated 1st March 1905. A terrific piece of
> on a future associate of Jelly Roll who went on to become one of the most
> important recording engineers of jazz records.
> Brian Goggin an article for a previously unknown Jelly Roll Morton and his
> Red Hot Peppers engagement at Cliffside Park, Indiana, Pennsylvania from
> Indiana Evening Gazette, dated 28th May 1931.
> A terrific MP3 of "Mr. Jelly Lord" played by Jim Turner (pianist with the
> Jim Cullum Jazz Band) and vocalist Topsy Chapman (original cast member of
> the Broadway show "One Mo' Time).
> Prof. Albert Haim sends an article titled, "Jelly Roll Morton in New York
> Danny Barker" from The Jazz Review, dated May 1959. Plenty of anecdotes
> about Jelly Roll in this in-depth article.
> Brian Goggin sends an obituary notice for Jelly Roll Morton from The Salt
> Lake Tribune, dated 12th July 1941.
> Don Rouse of the Potomac River Jazz Club send a superb photograph of Baby
> Dodds, Bunty Pendelton and Marty Marsala from the Beale Riddle Estate.
> Special thanks to Hal Smith and Butch Thompson for identifying Marty
> and Bunty Pendelton and to James Hogg for helping out with this.
> A superb MP3 of "Oil Well" played by "Pam" Pameijer's New Jazz Wizards
> English pianist Ray Smith. Ray was a close associate of the late Ray
> Foxley, a great Morton performer.
> Brian Goggin has updated his WWI Draft Registration Card and Essay on
> William Mitchell, with a contribution from jazz historian Paige van Vorst.
> The above items can be accessed from the grey UPDATED BOX at:
> Musically yours.