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Beale Street Blues

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Sunday after dinner, the men and children gather around the AutoPlayer in the parlor while the women do dishes. The men adjust the knobs on the electric panels while an older boy stacks the card deck for Beale Street Blues carefully in the scanner on the right side. When all is ready, a last switch is thrown and the well-loved blues jangles through the house.
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Uploaded: Nov 19, 2014 - 10:01:16 PM
Last Updated: Nov 19, 2014 - 10:01:16 PM Last Played: Mar 18, 2017 - 09:45:31 AM
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Philip18 said 977 days ago (November 20th, 2014)
Beale Street Blues
Love the tune, love the sound. Much enjoyed!
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TobinMueller said 977 days ago (November 20th, 2014)
Player pianos always fascinated me
A delight!
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PeterB7858 said 974 days ago (November 23rd, 2014)
Beale Street Blues
Classic sound and a classic song description, Henry. Made me smile. The women folk probably had the blues :-) Nice one. Thanks, Peter.
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Daugrin said 971 days ago (November 26th, 2014)
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There is a video somewhere of a 1907 player playing what sounds like the Tiger Rag to me.
Knocks me out... Thanks for posting... the Prof. who designed these things never met Buddy Bolden... but the sound is there.

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Name: Henry Spragens
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