Listen here the version of Fatima Spar und die Freedom Fries, an Austrian folk brass band with a Turkish singer, which integrates jazz and many musical styles mainly from southeastern Europe.
This song, composed by Walter Doyle, it was singed by many bands in the past. The first one was Ted Weems and his Orchestra. Doyle was a member of the Ted Weems Orchestra of renown and also sang the lyric’s on the Weems record Egyptian Ella.
Ted Lewis & His Nut Band:
The song is stil singed by many bands in our times:
Pasadena Roof Orchestra:
The Cairo Club Orchestra:
The Cyclown Circus:
Tags: balkan, charleston, dixieland, Egyptian Ella, Fatima Spar und die Freedom Fries, gypsy, Jack Hylton's Orchestra, klezmer, Pasadena Roof Orchestra, swing, Ted Lewis & His Nut Band, Ted Weems and his Orchestra, The Cairo Club Orchestra, The Cyclown Circus, Walter Doyle