[78-L] Piccadilly 605

Steve Williams jazzhunter at collector.org
Sun Apr 15 01:36:25 PDT 2012

Here is my post of my Piccadilly 605, a foxtrot version with Kaufman, .. and
Dorsey (probably)

..  Steve Williams  ..


From: "Taylor Bowie" <bowiebks at isomedia.com>

Well I solved the Great Mystery all by myself...it is a Grey Gull master!

>I just had a flash that it might be a Grey Gull...anybody have a fox trot
> version of the tune on any of the GG labels?
> T
>> Anybody have a clue of the origin of this record,  which is the Picadilly
>> DO
>> doing a fox trot version of Dancing With Tears in My Eyes?   Rust's
>> British
>> Dance Bands just says that it's of American origin.
>> It isn't one of the listed Plaza masters,  as I have copies of both the
>> Kaufman vocal and the dance version by what sounds like a Joe Green...and
>> both of those are in waltz tempos.
>> Here it is on YOuTube..whoever posted it assumed that it was the one
>> listed
>> in Rust,  but it's not.
>> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VkMzKkSVV-g
>> Any info very much appreciated.  Also some differences of opinion on the
>> t-bone solo,  which I think is Charlie Butterfield.
>> Thanks to all!
>> Taylor
Date: Sat, 14 Apr 2012 09:45:08 +0100
From: Julian Vein <julianvein at blueyonder.co.uk>
>I have this too. ADBORAF gives a date of c. June 6, 1930. No specific 
>personnel given, apart from Charles Magnante (pac). Vocalist not shown. 
>I'll give mine another listen.

      Julian Vein

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