John Farrell's New Nickelodeon A-roll
By Bob Billings
John Farrell is pleased to announce the release of his next A-roll,
A-5. If you liked his earlier rolls you won't be disappointed with
this one. The tune list of A-5 is
1. Kansas City Kitty -- John's rearrangement of Fred Seibert's hottest
2. Black Bottom Stomp -- Jelly Roll Morton's famous tune given the
3. Goin' About -- transcribed from Fats Waller's recording.
4. New Orleans Stomp -- a transcription of Don Ewell's recording
of this King Oliver tune.
5. Copenhagen -- a transcription of Joe "Fingers" Carr's recording.
6. Freshman Hop -- John's snappy arrangement of an attractive
little-known hot Jack Pettis number.
7. Never Swat a Fly -- adaptation of one of Vee Lawnhurst's most
inventive Welte rolls.
8. Carolina Shout -- one of James P. Johnson's most famous pieces
arranged by John.
9. Rattlesnake Rag -- John's transcription of another Joe "Fingers"
Visit John's web site for details on how to order:
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