W C Handy - St Louis Blues
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This piece is part of our Early Blues and Rock Songs for Trumpet Compilation


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About 'St Louis Blues'



Artist:
Handy, W.C. (biography)
Born:
November 16, 1873 , March 28, 1958
The Artist:
An American blues composer and musician, widely known as the Father of the Blues.
Composed:c.1914
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This is a popular American song composed by W. C. Handy in the blues style. It remains a fundamental part of jazz musicians' repertoire. It was also one of the first blues songs to succeed as a pop song. It has been performed by numerous musicians of all styles from Louis Armstrong and Bessie Smith to Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Guy Lombardo, and the Boston Pops Orchestra.
Score Type:Arrangement for Trumpet and Piano
Score Key:F major (Sounding Pitch) G major (Trumpet in Bb) (View more F major Music for Trumpet )
Time Signature:4/4 (View more 4/4 Music)
Tempo Marking:With a swing = c.100
Range:Bb4-C6
Duration:3:55
Number of Pages:4
Difficulty:Intermediate Level: Recommended for Intermediate Level players
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This piece is featured in our lesson Five Essential Pieces for Trumpet - with playing hints and tips

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