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The Ukelites
02-15-2015, 11:32 AM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=osnY1JdYxoE&feature=youtu.be
"(What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue" is a 1929 jazz standard composed by Fats Waller with lyrics by Harry Brooks and Andy Razaf. It was introduced in the Broadway musical Hot Chocolates (1929) by Edith Wilson. The show also included Waller's hit compositions "Ain't Misbehavin'" and "Honeysuckle Rose"

Camsuke
02-15-2015, 12:31 PM
Great stuff guys, Top shelf for sure!

Peterjens
02-15-2015, 11:31 PM
As always a wonderfully played performance.
What chord are you playing when you wrap your thumb around on the G string?
Thanks

The Ukelites
02-16-2015, 03:09 AM
Great stuff guys, Top shelf for sure!

Thanks a lot! Fats Waller has such a lot of good songs!

The Ukelites
02-16-2015, 03:10 AM
As always a wonderfully played performance.
What chord are you playing when you wrap your thumb around on the G string?
Thanks
Thank you Peter. I play Ab and Ab7 this way, I feel comfortable with it.