Joe Darensbourg

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    Winin' Boy BluesJoe Darensbourg
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    They're Digging Willie's GraveJoe Darensbourg
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    Yellow Dog BluesJoe Darensbourg
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    Cakewalkin' Babies from HomeJoe Darensbourg
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    I've Been Floating Down the Old Green RiverJoe Darensbourg

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        One of the purest soloists in traditional jazz, Joe Darensbourg got some early training from New Orleans great Alphonse Picou. After playing with local groups, and traveling with a medicine show and a circus band, Darensbourg settled in Los Angeles and worked with Mutt Carey's Liberty Syncopators. He worked in Seattle from 1929 to 1944, working on cruise lines, playing in after-hours clubs and roadhouses, and backing several non-jazz entertainers. Darensbourg resumed playing jaz... Read more

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