Recorded live at the Tipitina Club, New Orleans, Louisiana on February 3 & 4, 1978.
More albums from Professor Longhair: House Party New Orleans Style (The Lost Sessions 1971-1972) by Professor Longhair. Crawfish Fiesta by Professor Longhair. New Orleans Piano by Professor Longhair. Darkness Purging The Light by Professor Longhair. Rum And Coke by Professor Longhair. Live In Germany by Professor Longhair.
Henry Roeland "Roy" Byrd (December 19, 1918 – January 30, 1980), better known as Professor Longhair or "Fess" for short, was a New Orleans blues singer and pianist. He was active in two distinct periods, first in the heyday of early rhythm and blues and later in the resurgence of interest in traditional jazz after the founding of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in 1970. His piano style has been described as "instantly recognizable, combining rumba, mambo, and calypso.
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Professor Longhair (December 19, 1918 – January 30, 1980; born Henry Roeland Byrd, also known as Roy "Bald Head" Byrd and as Fess) was a New Orleans blues singer and pianist. Professor Longhair is noteworthy for having been active in two distinct periods, both in the heyday of early rhythm and blu. ore . Year: 1982. Style:MLA Chicago APA. "The Last Mardi Gras Album. Missing lyrics by Professor Longhair? Know any other songs by Professor Longhair?