A FATHER’S DAY TRIBUTE

 MUSIC BY SWO8, PHOTOS BY MARILYN ARMSTRONG

“Tribute to Clarence” by swo8 Blues Jazz from the album Osaka Time in iTunes, was written for Leslie’s father, Clarence. They had an organ at home — at one point, even a pipe organ (I’m so envious — I love the sound of those pipes).

Leslie’s father built a special room to house the pipes. When he played that organ the house rocked! Clarence had two loves in life: music and his dogs. It was at the “dogs” that I came in because I have pictures of dogs, probably because we have four dogs now and have had five before. If we took in all the dogs offered to us, we’d have probably been able to register as a shelter, but we were up to capacity.

A fine piece of original jazz! The dog is Leslie’s “grand-dog.” The man playing the organ is indeed the aforementioned Clarence, Leslie’s dad. Enjoy!!



Categories: celebration, dogs, Entertainment, Holidays, Media, Music, Pets, Video

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23 replies

  1. What a wonderful tribute ! Music is great and those pictures of dogs !

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  2. Lovely photos. I love jazz. But organs always remind me of the old movies filmed in England – you know the ones with the late great Christopher Lee.

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  3. What a great tribute…

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  4. Well I just had to listen to it all over again. Thanks Marilyn, it was a fun project. Here’s to many more.
    Leslie

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