Just Because (Fur Peace Ranch, March, 2010)

From the Fur Peace Ranch stage, in March 2010. Can’t remember who the accordian player was, but we sure had fun! Jorma is off in the wings stage left.

Hesitation Blues (Ragtime Relics, March 2012)

The Ragtime Relics perform Hesitation Blues at Cafe Improv in Princeton, NJ. March 24, 2012

Windy And Warm (Ragtime Relics, March 2012)

The Ragtime Relics perform Windy And Warm at Cafe Improv in Princeton, NJ, March 24, 2012.

Freight Train Boogie (Ragtime Relics, March 2012)

The Ragtime Relics perform the Delmore Brothers classic, Freight Train Boogie, at Cafe Improv, in Princeton, NJ. March 24, 2012

I Know You Rider (Ragtime Relics, March 2012)

The Ragtime Relics perform I Know You Rider at Cafe Improv in Princeton, NJ. March 24, 2012

Baby I’m Crazy About You (Ragtime Relics, March 2012)

The Ragtime Relics perform Roy Book Binder’s classic, Baby I’m Crazy About You. Recorded live at Cafe’ Improv, Princeton, NJ. March 24, 2012

That’s The Glory Of Love (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

I forgot the opening lyrics on this one, but covered it up reasonably well. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012. This arrangement based on a Stefan Grossman recording.

Sweet Georgia Brown/Bill Bailey Medley (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

A little fingerstyle arrangement of two Dixieland Jazz classics. I think I stole this from Kenny Sultan, although his is much better!

Somebody Stole My Gal (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

This is my arrangement of this 1920s Tin Pan Alley classic. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012

Show Me The Way To Go Home (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

Tin Pan Alley classic. I added a second verse. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012

Mean Old Dog (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

My version of Black Dog Blues. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012

Keep On Trucking (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012. One of my favorites, first heard in the 1970s on a Hot Tuna record.

Just Because (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

The Shelton Brothers classic made famous in the 1950′s by Frankie Yankovich. The only Blues song that doubles as a Polka.

I Hope Gabriel Likes My Music (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

This is one of my favorite fingerstyle tunes. It is based on Mike Dowling’s version of an old Louis Armstrong record. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence Italy, June 23, 2012.

I Ain’t Got Nobody (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

This is a Tin Pan Alley classic first made popular by Bessie Smith. My arrangement is based on Fred Sokolow’s version. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence Italy, June 23, 2012.

He’s In The Jailhouse Now (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

An old Vaudeville tune, first published around 1900. This arrangement loosely based on a Roy Bookbinder version. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012.

Freight Train Boogie (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

The old Delmore Brothers classic from the early 1930s. This arrangement based on a Doc Watson version. Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012.

Baby I’m Crazy About You (Florence, Italy, June 2012)

Recorded live at Teatro Del Sale, Florence, Italy, June 23, 2012. This arrangement by Roy Bookbinder.