Today's Date In Music History:two years ago, Elana James and The Continental Two performed at Ballard Park in Ridgefield, Connecticut.
Elana James is a masterful violinist and vocalist who is reknowned for her work with the Hot Club of Cowtown. She and her duo (Whit Smith on guitar and Beau Sample on bass) produced a dazzling mix of sound, predominantly old-timey dance tunes and foot tapping western swing played with enormous verve and spirit.
This performance was a part of the "C.H.I.R.P." (Concert Happenings In Ridgefield's Parks) series.
1.) intros, 2.) Exactly Like You, 3.) Ragtime Annie,
4.) Down The Line, 5.) Emily, 6.) Cotton Eyed Joe,
7.) Devil's Dream, 8.) The Little Green Valley, 9.) Dinah, 10.) Ida Red, 11.) 'Deed I Do, 12.) Fuli Tschai, 13.) Run Away With Me, 14.) Mississippi Delta Blues, 15.) Twenty-Four Hours a Day,
16.) Eva's Waltz, 17.) Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette), 18.) Orange Blossom Special
1.) Oklahoma Rag, 2.) Oklahoma Hills, 3.) Oh, Baby, 4.) One More Night, 5.) It Stops With Me,
6.) Hamilton County Breakdown, 7.) I Got It Bad (And That Ain't Good), 8.) Stomp, Stomp,
9.) Dev'lish Mary, 10.) Blue Bonnet Lane, 11.) Tchavolo Swing, 12.) Atomic Cocktail,
13.) Cherokee Shuffle, 14.) I Can't Believe You're In Love With Me, 15.) Sally Goddin'
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Special thanx to MC for the C.H.I.R.P. photo.