Results for "Five Fine Violins Celebrating 100 Years"
By Stuff Smith
Label: Storyville Records
Track listing: Stand By Blues; How High The Moon; Timme's Blues; Soft Winds; Swingin' Softly; When You're Smiling; Swingin' Softly; Ain't She Sweet?; C Jam Blues; Caravan; Timme's Blues; Oh, Lady, Be Good!
by Chris Mosey
Featured here in his twilight years, violinist Hezekiah Leroy Gordon Stuff" Smith was born in Portsmouth, Ohio in 1909. Before he died in Denmark in 1967, he became one of the jazz world's most colorful characters, performing on occasion with a parrot on his shoulder and playing with everyone from Alphonso Trent's minstrel band to Dizzy ...