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Here is a clip from a recent swing dance, that I found posted on "goswingdancing.com"

The band is listed on the web-sight as Jerry Costanzo. He's a singer that we often back up. The band is actually Andy Farber & his Swing Mavens.

This clip features the Mel Brooks tune "Springtime For (you-know-who)" from the movie and Broadway show "The Producers".

Yours truly on tenor.
Jerry Dodgion; ALTO
Jay Brandford; BARITONE

...and a bunch of cats NOT playing the saxophone.

 

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eddierich said:
Andy,
Thanks for sharing that. Nice playing (you and the band) and the arrangement is nice too.
Thank you verry much indeed! There are a bunch of other clips from the same gig on that sight.
 

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Nice playing man... good band too!
 

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Nice playing man... good band too!
Thanks! That was a substitute pianiste and bass player sight-reading the book.

It's hard to tell on youtube that I was blowing my silver plated BA with an old NY "Master Link".

Jerry Dodgion was playing the late Jerome Richardson's old mk6 alto, with a Morgan mpce.

Jay Brandford was playing his mk6 baritone with a rubber Berg.
 

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BarrySachs said:
Here is a clip from a recent swing dance, that I found posted on "goswingdancing.com" Yours truly on tenor.
Jerry Dodgion; ALTO
Jay Brandford; BARITONE
Jeez. You mean THE Jerry Dodgion? :shock:
 

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Sounds great! Nice playing, man.
 

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Tharruff said:
Andy,

Great sound.

I met Jerry Dodgion a long time ago. I can't remember where...maybe playing with the Thad Jones / Mel Lewis Orchestra ?

(From a fellow silver plated B/A player)
What's the # on your BA? Mine is a #28,xxx.
 

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SOUNDS Great

Andy,

Swingin. Here a lot of cats in your playing. Some Rollins language, but I really did the Griffin inflections.
 

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Great Solo

Andy that was a great solo man,,sounded really good!
What a nice band and good arrangement!
Absolutely fantastic!
You are a great tenor man!!!!!!!
All the best
Saxobari
 

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Hopefully, I'll be able to put together a solo like yours before I die. Good Stuff!!!!!
 
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