Has anyone ever heard why Herb has never done real Dixieland? From Wall Street Rag to Marjorine, he's been right up to the edge of it and in his typical style it's really nice and clean ... just PERFECT.
I always thought I'm Getting Sentimental Over You had sort of a Dixieland vibe up until the trombone solo and again after, and Don't forget Freckles from WNML and Butterball from WCAOD. And, there's Ratatouille from Coney Island. Monday, Monday from TBOTB has a Dixieland vibe to it, too.
Sentimental was what put the hook in me. I was in 6th grade, my dad bought the album and I ran and signed up for cornet in the 7th grade Jr High band. By 8th I had a 7 piece group (made up of band instruments, of course) that did almost every one of the TJB songs much like they did ... we could even play along with the album until, as my trombone player said "he goes into the key of twelve sharps & seven flats"I always thought I'm Getting Sentimental Over You had sort of a Dixieland vibe up until the trombone