Shirley Plater et al. in New Orleans - 1992

from Doggin' around, page 205:

One very cold, very wet night, we found ourselves as virtually the only customers in a bar, listening to a genial but mediocre quintet.  They asked if there was anything we'd like to hear.

Once we'd run through their Ellington repertoire, Shirley suggested 'Lover Man'.  They'd never heard of it.

cite as

Alan Plater, Doggin' around (:London, 2006), p. 205. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1459953647450 accessed: 4 July, 2022

location of experience: New Orleans

Listeners

Alan Plater
Broadcaster, Teacher, Writer
1935-2010

Listening to

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Jazz

Experience Information

Date/Time 1992
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors

Originally submitted by Jo Reardon on Wed, 06 Apr 2016 15:40:47 +0100
Approved on Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:03:43 +0100