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They All Played the Tiger Rag

Various Artists
They All Played the Tiger Rag

This fascinating collection demonstrates the variations one tune may inspire, from its origin as a French quadrille to transformative performances by the Benny Goodman trio and jazz pianist Art Tatum. From Jelly Roll Morton's historic spoken introduction to the Dixieland and swing interpretations of this classic composition, Tiger Rag is an education and a delight.

Track Listing

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Tiger Rag (Demonstration) Jelly Roll Morton 4:35
102
Tiger Rag Jelly Roll Morton 3:16
103
Tiger Rag Original Dixieland Jazz Band 3:06
104
Tiger Rag New Orleans Rhythm Kings (1922-1925) 2:31
105
Tiger Rag The Wolverines 2:43
106
Tiger Rag Earl Hines 2:58
107
Tiger Rag The Quality Serenaders 3:21
108
Tiger Rag Charles Dornberger's Orchestra 2:50
201
Tiger Rag Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra 3:18
202
Tiger Rag The Fletcher Henderson Orchestra 3:20
203
Tiger Rag The Duke Ellington Orchestra 5:47
204
Tiger Rag Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra 3:08
205
Tiger Rag The Benny Goodman Trio 3:27
206
Tiger Rag Ozzie Nelson and his Orchestra 2:58
207
Tiger Rag Art Tatum 2:25

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