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David Lennick wrote:
> Buster Bailey was a well known clarinetist..you sure that Eldon also 
> went by that moniker?
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> dl
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> Punto wrote:
>> David Lennick wrote:
>>> Paul Bowles, Concerto for 2 Pianos, Winds and Percussion, Columbia 
>>> ML 2128. Gold and Fizdale are the pianists, and I've identified all 
>>> but the two percussionists in the accompanying group (everybody was 
>>> listed by first initial only). Anyone know their names?
>>>
>>>
>>> M(itchell) Miller, Oboe; R(eginald) Kell, clarinet; L(eonard) 
>>> Schaller, Bass Clarinet; H(arry) Freistadt, Trumpet; E. Bailey & W. 
>>> Rosenberger, percussion
>>>
>>> Thanks
>>> DL
>>>
>>>
>>>
>> Eldon "Buster" Bailey, Walter Rosenberger - NY Phil players, I believe.
>>
>> Regards,
>>
>> Peter Hirsch
>>
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Actually, yes, though I don't know how many people referred to him that 
way. I know that some of his students did back in my conservatory days. 
I just checked a print source on the history of the NY Phil and see that 
he spelled his first name Elden. I'm sure it was just an in joke of some 
sort.

Peter