“Pinetop’s Boogie Woogie” Pinetop Smith 1929


A master of the boogie woogie style of blues piano, Clarence “Pinetop” Smith recorded for the Vocalion label in 1928 and 1929. His style was the essance of ragtime and influenced many future pieces in that style. Vocalion advertised record number 1245 in The Afro-American, Baltimore, Maryland, on April 6, 1929.

 

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