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Violin Sing the Blues for Me: African-American Fiddlers 1926-1949

Only Available in Archive Formats.
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Violin Sing the Blues for Me: African-American Fiddlers 1926-1949

Violin Sing the Blues for Me: African-American Fiddlers 1926-1949

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Nick Spitzer reviews the recently released CD Violin Sing the Blues for Me: African-American Fiddlers 1926-1949. This collection focuses on various early styles of black fiddling that relate to modern blues, country and jazz. Inherent in these selections are also the roots of rock 'n' roll. (4:15)

The music played here is from the CD entitled 'Violin, Sing the Blues For Me.' The track title is 'Ted's Stomp,' performed by Louie Bluie & Ted Bogan.