All About Jazz

Home » Musicians » Discography » Route 3 - An American Musical Journey

Route 3 - An American Musical Journey

Route  3 - An American Musical Journey by Ralph Hepola
buy album

Ralph Hepola

Label: Spectrum Recordings CD 180301
Released: 1998
Views: 2,085

Track Listing

Openers: 1) Alexander's Ragtime Band, Irving Berlin, 1911 2) Blue Skies, Irving Berlin, 1927 3) Strike Up the Band, George Gershwin, lyrics: Ira Gershwin, 1927; the 1870s: 4) Golden Slippers, James A. Bland, 1879; the Turn of the Century: 5) After the Ball, Charles K. Harris, 1892; the Roaring Twenties: 6) Second Hand Rose, James F. Hanley, lyrics: Grant Clarke, 1921 7) Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue, Ray Henderson, lyrics: Sam M. Lewis, Joe Young, 1925 and Charleston - Cecil Mack, James Johnson, 1923 8) I'm Just Wild About Harry, Eubie Blake, lyrics: Noble Sissle, 1921; the 1930s: 9) Lulu's Back in Town, Harry Warren, lyrics: Al Dubin, 1935; the Swing Era: 10) Moonglow, Will Hudson, Eddie De Lange, Irving Mills, 1934; the 1950s: 1) Mister Sandman Pat Ballard, 1954; contemporary: 12) Look What They've Done to My Song Ma - Melanie Safka, 1970; in the Sunny South: 13) Swanee - George Gershwin, lyrics: Irving Caesar, 1919 14) The Birth of the Blues, Ray Henderson, lyrics: B. G. DeSylva, Lew Brown, 1926; a bit of classic jazz: 15) Copenhagen - Charlie Davis, 1924; on Broadway in New York City: 16) Together Wherever We Go (from Gypsy) Jule Styne, lyrics: Stephen Sondheim, 1959; Closers: 17) In the Garden, C. Austin Miles, 1912 18) The Big Butter and Egg Man, Sidney Clare, Cliff Friend, Joseph H. Santley, 1926 19) Some of These Days - Shelton Brooks, 1910


Personnel

Album Description

Route 3: Teri Parker-Brown, vocals and percussion; LeRoy Larson, 1929 Gibson Granada tenor banjo, vocals and mandolin; Ralph Hepola, circa 1917 York helicon and percussion; plus special guest Bud Burniece, clarinet, vocals and soprano saxophone; recorded on February 17 & 20, 1998 at Malchow, Inc. in Minneapolis, Minnesota


Tags

Watch


Shop Amazon

Album Reviews

Kinetic
Steven Feifke Big Band
Sogni D’oro
Berlin Mallet Group
Light as a Word
Remy Le Boeuf
Love is the Key
Sue Maskaleris

Free Tracks

Laugh It Off
Kalya Ramu
Bounce
Kevin Mackenzie
Havana Nights
Thanos Stavridis

All About Jazz needs your support

Donate
All About Jazz & Jazz Near You were built to promote jazz music: both recorded albums and live events. We rely primarily on venues, festivals and musicians to promote their events through our platform. With club closures, limited reopenings and an uncertain future, we've pivoted our platform to collect, promote and broadcast livestream concerts to support our jazz musician friends. This is a significant but neccesary step that will help musicians and venues now, and in the future. You can help offset the cost of this essential undertaking by making a donation today. In return, we'll deliver an ad-free experience (which includes hiding the sticky footer ad). Thank you!

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.