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Watch Ernie Elly Perform With Ray Charles In Paris, 1969

Watch Ernie Elly Perform With Ray Charles In Paris, 1969

Watch a performance of La Bruja Negra (The Ray Charles Orchestra) from early October, 1969 at The La Salle Pleyel in Paris, featuring a solo from Mr. Ernie Elly.

The performance was composed by Steve Huffsteter and featured additional soloists Andy Ennis - tenor saxophone and Blue Mitchell - trumpet.

The full lineup was: 

Johnny Coles, Bill King, Marshall Hunt, Blue Mitchell - trumpet; Edward Lee Comegys, Henry Coker, Glenn Childress, Joe Randazzo - trombone; Curtis Peagler - alto saxophone, Jay Cloyd Miller - alto saxophone; Andy Ennis, Albert McQueen - tenor saxophone, Leroy Cooper - bariton saxophone; Ben Martin - guitar, Edgar Willis - bass, Ernest Elly - drums.

To watch the video, click here.

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band To Perform At "Freedom Sounds" In Washington, D.C.

The Preservation Hall Jazz Band To Perform At "Freedom Sounds" In Washington, D.C.

Tickets Still Available For An Evening With Leyla McCalla

Tickets Still Available For An Evening With Leyla McCalla