Back by popular demand, as promised — solos played by Charles Ellsworth “Pee Wee” Russell. Several reed players found the previous Russell post intriguing and there has been an enthusiastic reaction to the most recent Eddie Miller interlude. So here are the complete Russell solos: consider them well. And then go for yourselves! As he always did.
Slow. Don’t rush.
At the end of the day, consider this:
Stick around, why don’t you?
A classic. Fast!
The Spanish tinge:
When whip-poor-wills call:
These are for Jeff in the UK, Stan, Ben, Hal, Andrew, and myself in the US. Anyone who can play these convincingly is encouraged to make a little video — we might like to hear them come to life.
May your happiness increase!