The Goofus Five 1926-1927
Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.
The Goofus Five was a small group taken out of The California Ramblers. Its top soloist was Adrian Rollini, the master of the bass saxophonist who doubled on a small keyboard called the goofus. All of their recordings from a one-year period are included on this Timeless CD which also features fine solo and ensemblework from trumpeter Chelsea Quealey, trombonist Abe Lincoln, tenorman Sam Ruby and Bobby Davis on clarinet, alto and soprano. The 24 selections range from Dixielandish instrumentals to pop vocals with all of the music falling in the genre of hot dance music. Collectors of 1920s music should not hesitate to get this one.
Years Active: '20s
Top Albums and Songs by The Goofus Five
||I Left My Sugar Standing In the Rain (And She Melted Away)||The Goofus Five 1926-1927||3:30||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Blues||The Goofus Five 1926-27||3:00||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Farewell Blues||The Goofus Five 1926-1927||3:11||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Mama's Grown Young||Now That's Chicago||3:13||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Vo-do-do-de-o Blues||Hot Dance Bands from Okeh (1923-1931)||3:13||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Poor Papa (He's Got Nothin' At All)||The Goofus Five 1926-1927||2:53||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||I Wonder What's Become of Joe?||The Goofus Five 1926-1927||2:35||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Ya Gotta Know How to Love||The Goofus Five 1926-1927||2:56||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Where'd You Get Those Eyes?||The Goofus Five 1926-1927||2:50||$0.99||View In iTunes|
||Mary Lou||The Goofus Five 1926-1927||2:53||$0.99||View In iTunes|