Title: Recollections of learning music; reels, blues and march music; mother's Creole origins
Subject: George Johnson Jr.
Recording Date: 9/2/1941
Genre: oral history
City: Mound Bayou
Recollections of learning to read music; drummers and bones players; marches and quick steps and his distaste for blues; more on Jeff Davis; his mother’s Louisiana Creole origins (he cusses Jones out in Creole French); fiddles and banjos; brief talk on jazz and “tough songs.”
Online Resources: https://www.loc.gov/resource/afc2004004.ms070317/?sp=34