New Orleans CD

New Orleans CD
New Orleans CD from Putumayo
Item PU006
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New Orleans is a superb collection of musical treasures that embody the spirit and charm of this most colorful city. The musical traditions that New Orleans has nurtured are legendary, but music is not just the stuff of legend there. In the city’s streets, it is a vibrant, ever-evolving art form. New artists regularly learn from their predecessors, and inject those lessons with fresh energy and ideas. The traditional jazz and blues on this wonderful CD feature a broad spectrum of styles in forms both old and new. This CD makes you feel great. The liner notes are great, written by New Orleans musicologist Baty Landis, and they are in English, French, and Spanish. There are also photographs by respected New Orleans photographer Micheal Smith. There's even a recipe for seafood gumbo by renowned chef Paul Prudhomme!

Songs featured on New Orleans include:

  • 1. Kermit Ruffins • Drop Me Off in New Orleans
  • 2. Doc Cheatham & Nicholas Payton • I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues
  • 3. Louis Prima • Basin Street Blues
  • 4. Preservation Hall Hot 4 with Duke Dejan • Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams
  • 5. Topsy Chapman and the Pros • Baby Won't You Please Come Home
  • 6. Kevin Clark and the Jazz Revolution • The Devil Done Got Me Blues
  • 7. Louis Armstrong • Tin Roof Blues
  • 8. Dr. John • Basin Street Blues
  • 9. Dr. Michael White • Give It Up (Gypsy Second Line)
  • 10. Deacon John • Going Back to New Orleans
  • 11. Gregg Stafford & Dr. Michael White • Bye & Bye / Saints
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