Hangin Around the 279
think this may actually the first "swing" tune that I have ever put together
as a tune/recording.
am fairly sure the the origins of this tune are from the Sax sketches (I
think the one with ascending in the file name).
time it just evolved into a piano vamp that I would play from time to time
here and there or while sitting in and playing intermissions at a club up
north in Fort Bragg CA.
as for the Title: 279 refers to the II Dominant 7th 9th chord of the key
of the song. In this
C7 9 in the key of B Flat. As the tune is kind
of centered around the II chord, I put 279 in the