More Harry James

Discussion in 'Trumpet Discussion' started by Solar Bell, Apr 4, 2011.

  1. Solar Bell

    Solar Bell Moderator Staff Member

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    Clip from 1946 movie "Do You Love Me".

    Harry swings a concert band.



    And for you vibrato debaters, check out Harry's hand vibrato. (and shakes also)
     
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  2. olbrneyes

    olbrneyes Pianissimo User

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    I have always felt that this was one of Harry's greatest performances. Ballad, classical, jazz, lead...he played it all! He also mixed his jaw vibrato with hand throughout his whole career to make it more adaptable. God I love Harry James!!
     
  3. Buck with a Bach

    Buck with a Bach Fortissimo User

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    Looks like he was still on the balanced Selmer at this point. 24 or 23????:play::oops:
     
  4. Youri le god

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    The greatest, bar none. I love his shakes!
     

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