CD Review Blue Book of Storyville. The Syncopated Times by Joe Bebco

https://syncopatedtimes.com/the-blue-book-of-storyville-by-don-vappie-and-jazz-creole/?utm_source=The+Syncopated+Times&utm_campaign=0f29ccb585-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2020_07_01_03_08&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_1d5b1765d2-0f29ccb585-355729890&fbclid=IwAR3nM1k1H9hAouBNLak2CMBHfVOaUXnYiubo3YSVOVoSV9YkceU3GNwW-7c Don Vappie, who is interviewed in this issue, has had a long career for a man of 64. He drifted into traditional jazz from other styles of New Orleans music and by the ’80s was recording as a leader and playing in Europe with Dr. Michael White. In the spring of 2005 he made

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CD Review Blue Book of Storyville. The Observer/The Guardian by Dave Gelly

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/may/17/don-vappie-jazz-creole-the-blue-book-of-storyville-review-delicate-rhythm-and-banjo An easy-going singer, virtuoso of the banjo and larger-than life character, Don Vappie is as New Orleans as they come. His mixed-race Creole ancestors were living in the city before Napoleon sold it to the US in 1803. A century later, Creoles, still speaking their own version of French, accounted for many of the

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CD REVIEW. The Blue Book of Storyville by Don Vappie & Jazz Creole

https://lance-bebopspokenhere.blogspot.com/2020/01/cd-review-don-vappie-jazz-creole-blue.html Don Vappie (banjo, vocals); David Horniblow (clarinet); Dave Kelbie (guitar); Sébastien Girardot (double bass) Don Vappie has amassed an impressive back catalogue of recordings as a bandleader and sideman. The Blue Book of Storyville on Dave Kelbie’s Lejazzetal Records is the banjoist’s latest as leader and he is in good company working with David

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