Reduced price! Day 6: Wilbur Sweatman's Original Jazz Band for $40

Day 6: Wilbur Sweatman's Original Jazz Band for $10

12 Days / 2017 / Day #6

Today's special: Get Wilbur Sweatman's Original Jazz Band Jazzin' Straight Thru' Paradise for $10. Vaudevillian Wilbur C. Sweatman impressed audiences by playing three clarinets at once, but he was more than just a novelty. A transitional figure in the move away from ragtime and into jazz, Sweatman and his band were the hottest and the best players of the Dixieland style of jazz that erupted onto the American music scene in the late 1910s. Jazzin' offers 25 tracks, including the complete Columbia releases of Sweatman's band recorded from 1918 to 1920, along with one rarity, the Little Wonder (5-1/2" disc) of "Lonesome Road." The 24-page booklet with writing by Harlem Renaissance scholar Steve Tracy features an overview of Sweatman's life, detailed and informative notes on the selections, and a persuasive argument for Sweatman's place in the early jazz pantheon.

This sale price ends at 6:59 am CST on December 10.

$10.00

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