Doc Evans | Spirituals & Blues
This new Jazzology release brings together two great recordings from the 1950s.
This catches Doc Evans at the height of his amazing career.
Ive been waiting years for this recording to released on CD. Originally recorded by Ewing Nunn and released
on his Audiophile label, this is a great record! There's something about Spirituals music
that lends itself so well to Dixieland. Drummer Red Maddock has the vocals and does an outstanding job.
The new liner notes were written by Allan Evans, Docs own son.
Spirituals & Blues
1. Just A Closer Walk With Thee (Traditional) 4:52
2. Just A Little While To Stay Here (Traditional) 7:19
3. Joe Turner Blues (W. C. Handy, 1915) 4:29
4. Aint Nobodys Business (Grainger & Robbins) 5:50
5. Terrible Blues (Clarence Williams, 1924) 4:00
6. Winin Boy Blues (Jelly Roll Morton, 1939) 5:38
7. How Long Blues (Leroy Carr) 5:10
Doc Evans, cornet; Dick Pendleton,
clarinet; Hal Runyon, trombone; Knocky Parker, piano;
George Tupper, tuba; Bill Peer, banjo; Red Maddock, drums and vocal.
Originally released as Audiophile AP-63 (APS-5963) in 1959.
8. Dippermouth Blues (Joe King Oliver) 5:36
9. High Society (Clarence Williams) 3:29
10. Smokey Mokes (Abe Holzmann, 1899) 3:16
11. Jackass Blues (Art Kassel & Mel Stitzel) 6:20
12. Canal Street Blues (Joe King Oliver) 3:09
13. Shim-Me-Sha-Wobble (Spencer Williams) 4:24
14. The Chant (Mel Stitzel, 1926) 3:25
15. Richard M. Jones Blues (Richard M. Jones) 4:30
16. Some Of These Days (Shelton Brooks, 1910) 3:46
Doc Evans, cornet; Dick Pendleton, clarinet; Hal Runyon, trombone; Knocky Parker, piano;
George Tupper, tuba; Bill Peer, banjo; Warren Thewis, drums.
Originally released as Audiophile AP-45 in 1957.
Total time: 73:42 of glorious music!
$13.50 + $2.25 shipping (in the US)
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