[JPL] On Green Dolphin Street

Jackson, Bobby Bobby.Jackson at ideastream.org
Thu Aug 21 00:46:33 EDT 2008


Wow!

What drama!  All that happened on Green Dolphin Street!  

Thanks for the info.  It reminds me of Stanley Kubrick's version of
"Singing In The Rain" for those who've seen "Clockwork Orange."

YIKES!!!

Aloha,

Bobby Jackson

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Subject: Re: [JPL] On Green Dolphin Street

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is a 2001 novel <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Novel> by the author 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Author> Sebastian Faulks 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sebastian_Faulks> and published by 
Hutchinson. The title of the novel comes from a 1947 composition by 
Bronislau Kaper <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bronislau_Kaper> and Ned 
Washington <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ned_Washington> -- written for 
the Hollywood film /Green Dolphin Street 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Green_Dolphin_Street>/ -- and later 
recorded by jazz <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jazz> musicians Miles 
Davis <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Miles_Davis> (1958), and Bill Evans 
<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Evans> (1959), among others.

Sophia Peron wrote:
> It was the song written for a film starring
> Van Heflin & Lana Turner set in CA on the Coast
>
> http://us.imdb.com/title/tt0039437/
>
> Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to 
> marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, 
> William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, and William fall in love. 
> Marguerite's sister, Marianne, also loves William. Timothy, a lowly 
> carpenter, secretly loves Marianne. He kills a man in a fight, and 
> Edmund helps him flee to New Zealand. William deserts inadvertently 
> from the navy, and also flees in disgrace to New Zealand, where he and

> Timothy start a profitable business. One night, drunk, William writes 
> Octavius, demanding his daughter's hand; but, being drunk, he asks for

> the wrong sister. / Written by James Barrett 
> {jbarrett at sbastk.ess.sunysb.edu} 
>
<http://us.imdb.com/SearchPlotWriters?James%20Barrett%20%7Bjbarrett@sbas
tk.ess.sunysb.edu%7D> 
>
>
> /
> Jackson, Bobby wrote:
>> This week's sponsor:  Resonance Records
>>
>> GOING FOR ADDS NOW:
>>
>> Resonance Records has re-serviced MIKE GARSON's CONVERSATIONS WITH MY
FAMILY [ ****1/2 Downbeat '' A glowing achievement''] stickered with
some fine jazz tracks. This is our first official solicitation for adds
(due to  Reference Recordings having a title out in the spring which we
did not want to create any conflict with).   GARSON is a piano and
keyboard wizard, who has worked with Stan Getz, Stanley Clarke, his band
Freeflight and many others. There are some gorgeous tracks ready for
airplay.  As a bonus, the DVD features Peter Erskine and the sadly, late
great LA bass player, Dave Carpenter + a preview of Resonance artist
Lori Bell on flute.
>>
>> Resonance has just released Pittsburgh native CATHY ROCCO's debut
YOU'RE GONNA HEAR FROM ME. Check out her take on ''Autumn Leaves'',
''Come Rain or Shine'' and ''Give Me One Reason'' (with a guest turn on
organ from John Beasley).   ROCCO is not some newbie-want-to-be
a-jazz-singer.  ''She is a formidable swinger'' Will Friedwald, New York
Sun, from the liner notes, which are worth a read.  Cathy is supported
by Tamir Hendelman on piano, Dave Carpenter on bass and Vic Stevens on
drums.  CATHY ROCCO has a big voice and a keen sense of drama.
>>
>> ...and if you haven't yet added ANDREAS OBERG MY FAVORITE GUITARS,
why not? as fine a guitar debut as jazz has seen this year!
>>
>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
>>
>>
>>
>> I've wondered this for years.......
>>
>> Where is Green Dolphin Street located?  I heard it was Philadelphia.
>> Does anyone know the story of the origins of that song?
>>
>> Aloha,
>>
>> Curious Bob
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