[JPL] RE: pronouncers

Jim Wilke jwilke123 at comcast.net
Tue Sep 18 01:41:13 EDT 2007


OK, Michelle, assuming your shrink was there that would explain it.  
I've never been a "guest" so I wouldn't have access to that kind of 
inside info!

I've got an idea - let's call the hospital and see how they answer the 
phone!

Jim


On Monday, September 17, 2007, at 10:30  PM, Michelle Mobley wrote:
>
> +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> I have to go along with SGribetz.  While the town that the sanitarium 
> is
> located is pronounced Cam-a-REE-o, the guests who were committed 
> there, as well
> as the staff, called the actual hospital Cam-a-RILL-o (I asked my 
> shrink who is
> an old cat and he was around then).  Someone out there must have a 
> copy of the
> movie "Bird".  I remember that his time there was documented in that 
> flick.  Is
> the word mentioned in either form?...assuming the movie is absolutely
> historically accurate, that is.
>
> --- Jim Wilke <jwilke123 at comcast.net> wrote:
>
>> +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>>> I'd be willing to wager that while Charlie Parker was "relaxin' in
>> Camarillo,"  he called it Cam-a-re-yo,  because that's where he was!
>> It may have been Anglicized later by non-Spanish speaking people in 
>> New
>> York, but considering the origins of the tune I don't think he was
>> referring to a New Jersey suburb called cam-a-real-low!    (Years 
>> later
>> it might have been a reference to a Camaro that was real low, but that
>> was after Bird.)
>>
>> ;-)
>>
>> Jim
>>
>> ... and thanks, Mark, for correcting the spelling of "pronouncers"
>>
>>
>>
>> On Monday, September 17, 2007, at 09:38  PM, Mark Rini wrote:
>>
>>> Why would the song title be pronounced any differently than how the
>>> city is? I’ve never heard the song pronounced with a hard L. But then
>>> again I’m a West coaster, so my experiences may be different from
>>> those on the East coast.
>>>
>>>  
>>>
>>> Mark Rini
>>>
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>>>
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>>>
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>>>
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>>>
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>>>
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>>>
>>> -----Original Message-----
>>> From:jazzproglist-bounces at jazzweek.com
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>>> OfSGribetz at aol.com
>>> Sent: Monday, September 17, 2007 8:56 PM
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>>> Subject: Re: [JPL] RE: promouncers
>>>
>>>  
>>>
>>> The place in California is pronounced Cam-ar -ee-yo
>>>
>>>  
>>>
>>> The song is pronounced Camarillo
>>>
>>>
>>>
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>
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