Would have been 90 years old on April 19th 2018.
Although he wrote music history, he was a very humble person. For the current occasion here once again researched his special music story.
wäre am 19. April 2018 90 Jahre alt geworden.
Obwohl er Musikgeschichte geschrieben hat, war er ein sehr bescheidener Mensch. Aus aktuellem Anlass hier noch einmal seine besondere Musikgeschichte in englischer Sprache recherchiert.
We proudly present:
Mr. Alexis Korner
Hello Alexis, will you tell us your Musical History?
Yes, it`s me. Alexis Korner. They call me `Father of white Blues´. I` m coming back to join you all together in music. Let´s start a session together.
My biography in short
I was born on 19. April 1928 in Paris to an Austrian Jewish ather and a Greek mother. I spent my childhood in France, Switzerland and North Africa and arrived in London in 1940 at the start of World War II. One memory of my youth was listening to a record by black pianist Jimmy Yancey during a German air raidI said to myself:
„All I want to do now is play the blues“.
After the war, I played piano and guitar (my first guitar was built by friend and author Sydney Hopkins.
My early music history
In 1949 I joined `Chris…
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