May 23, 2017

Holding The Torch For Liberty – Featured Songs

Samples from the Holding the Torch for Liberty CD:

“Newsgirl Rag”
Ragtime, historical piece (circa 1917)

“It’s the Way that You Talk”
New Orleans second line a la W.C. Handy’s St. Louis Blues.

“Wild Cat Strut”
Honky Tonk blues with built-in line dance.

“Don’t Go Back on Your Raisin’ Reprise”
Jazz Ballad.

“What is America? – Finale”
Anthem for voting rights for women.