The Guardians of Martock Church - Black Cat Jazz

The Guardians of Martock Church - Black Cat Jazz

Thursday, 30th May 2019

The Black Cats perform New Orleans “Dance Hall” inspired music created by musicians prominent during the 1940-1960 traditional jazz revival music with a mixture of trumpet; trombone; euphonium; clarinet; sax; strings & drums but they will also play spirituals and popular tunes from earlier periods. 7:30pm. Admission: £9 or £ 8 at 01935 829576. For details of the tunes click on title.





The band will play the following tunes, those with a spiritual flavour being shown in italics


                                                                    Composer                           Date


1. Just a little time to stay Here                 Hayden Whitney                    1930

2. Georgia Bo Bo                                       Trent and Waller                    1926

3. Salutation March                                    Mrs. Nussbaum                     1897

4. I’ll Fly Away                                            Albert Brumley                       1929

5.  Bring me Sunshine                                Arthur Kent                            1966

6. Creole Love Call                                    Duke Ellington                        1927

7. Dancing Cheek to Cheek                       Irving Berlin                            1935

8. The Old Rugged Cross                          George Bennard                     1912

9. Toot Toot Tootsie                                   Gus Kahn                               1922




1. The Entertainer                                      Scott Joplin                              1902

2. Jesus on the Mainline                            Ry Cooley                               c1950

3. The Bells of St Mary’s                            Emmett Adams                        1917

4. Beer barrel Polka                                  Jaromiv Vejvola                         1927

5. Oh Lord hear my Prayer(Taize)            J. Berthier                                  1982

6. The Sheik of Araby                               Ted Snyder                                1921

7. Crazy                                                     Willie Nelson                             1961

8. Willie the Weeper                                  Walter Melrose                          1904