CAS CARR’S MUSIC

From eBay:

CAS CARR frontand the reverse:

CAS CARR rearI haven’t been able to uncover anything substantive about Cas Carr, but I dimly recollect that he was an African-American society bandleader in Chicago.  His audiences certainly got their money’s worth with the doubling described above. This comes from a time when “art” and “showmanship” weren’t viewed as opposing forces.  And several of these advertising photographs have been on sale through various book / antique dealers.  I’d welcome more information.

May your happiness increase!

One response to “CAS CARR’S MUSIC

  1. as every reed player knows, the transition from sax to musical saw is a complete and naturally transferable skill.

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