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'Mozart has the blues' (Mhdb), Kassel (Germany), is an Avantgarde Jazz & Absurd Rock band. Mhdb present themselves mainly on the Mhdb sessions and videos. Mhdb's publications such as 'Mozart had the Blues' analyze the band, the theory & history of drums, as well as urban music, urban culture & development. The virtual Mhdb twin, Bambulete, performs the self-created 43 Mhdb songs (the Mhdb standards) in a largely atonal & percussive style.
 

The Mhdb Session Trio: Barbara Nespethal (voc, recorders), Anton Cik (key, arr), Wolfgang Billmann (voc, steeld, d) * * * *
 

The whole Mhdb story (approx. 1960-), theoretical background (texts, arrangements, melodies, chords, measures), and the 20 pre-Mhdb & Mhdb bands: "Mozart had the Blues, The theory, history & prehistory of 'Mozart has the blues' (Mhdb) - or: an amateur drummer's autobiography". By Wolfgang Billmann, Kassel, Germany, 2015 (updated from time to time, 1st ed. 1997), password via mhdb@mhdb.net
 

Example: "MozartBoogie" (The Mhdb Session Trio, Mhdb session, 2014. 3:18)
               - MozartBoogie 2018 (The Mhdb Session Trio, Mhdb session, video. 3:20)
               - MP3 (The Virtual Mhdb Band, computer-generated, updated 2018)
               - BambuleteBoogie (Bambulete,
atonal & percussive, updated 2018)

Text (approximate English translation):

The MozartBoogie, we are playing here, is merry and crazy, tralala   G7 - F7 - 2 C7
The MozartBoogie, we are playing here, is merry and crazy, tralala   G7 - F7 - 2 C7
The MozartBoogie, we are playing here, is merry and crazy, tralala   G7 - F7 - 2 C7
That's what makes us loved with young and old throughout the country and Canada   G7 - F7 - 2 C7

The rip-off is our metier   4 C7
And how to haggle properly
The rip-off is our metier   2 F7
And how to haggle properly   2 C7
So let us sing merrily   G7 - F7
Because all the birds are fooled easily   2 C7

The MozartBoogie, we are playing here, is merry and crazy, tralala
...

 

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