Byron Stripling, director
Ain't Nothin' But The Blues
Wed, Aug 8, 1:30 - 3:00 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
Mike & Nancy Oft Rose
Concert Sponsor
Bessie Smith, B.B. King, and Muddy Waters provide the foundation for an afternoon of music that celebrates the origins of the blues and acknowledges the indelible influence it continues to have on today’s music. In this foot-tapping, clap your hands concert, Byron Stripling and company reach deep into the heart and take you on an unforgettable musical journey.
Event Personnel
Byron Stripling, director
Musicians
Byron Stripling, vocals, trumpet
Jesse Cloninger, reeds
Bobby Floyd, piano
Howard Alden, guitar
Tom Wakeling, bass
Chuck Redd, drums
Program
PROGRAM
 Saint Louis Blues
(1914)
Words & music by W. C. Handy
 Every Day I Have The Blues
(1935)
Originally recorded by Pine Top
 How Blue Can You Get?
(1949)
Words & music by Jane Feather, Leonard FeatherOriginally recorded by Johnny Moore's Three Blazers
 Got My Mojo Working
(1956)
Words & music by Preston Foster
 The Birth Of The Blues
(1926) interpolated into George White's Scandals 8th Edition
Words by Lew Brown, B. G. DeSylva - Music by Ray Henderson
 I'm Your Hoochie Cooche Man
(1954)
Words & music by Willie Dixon
 Caldonia
(1945)
Music by Fleecie Moore
 I Believe I'll Dust My Broom
(1936)
Words & music by Robert Johnson
Featured composers, lyricists, creators
Johnny Moore's Three Blazers, -
Jane Feather, -
Leonard Feather, -
Preston Foster, -
Pine Top, 1910-1935
Robert Johnson, 1911-1938
Muddy Waters, 1913-1983
Willie Dixon, 1915-1992
Lew Brown, 1893-1958
B. G. DeSylva, 1895-1950
W. C. Handy, 1873-1958
Ray Henderson, 1896-1970
Fleecie Moore, -
Ticket/Venue Info
Ain't Nothin' But The Blues Ticket Prices
Seat LvlFull PriceDiscount Prices
10%  15%  20%  Stud. 
AA39.00  35.25  33.25  31.25  19.50 
A35.00  31.50  29.75  28.00  17.50 
B30.00  27.00  25.50  24.00  15.00 
C25.00  22.50  21.25  20.00  12.50 
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000

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