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Fred Lowery

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Fred Lowery

Fred Lowery has been played on NTS in shows including Floating World Music., featured first on 6 August 2015. Songs played include Indian Love Call.

Fred Lowery was the most successful professional whistler of the 1940s and 1950s.Lowery's place among whistlers is rather like that of Art Tatum's among pianists.Lowery's technique was so advanced and sophisticated that there really was no comparison. "People sometimes ask me what attributes make a great whistler," he once wrote. "Well, I think they're really just the same as for any other musician. He needs musical sense--good phrasing, good timing, good improvisational instincts--and mastery over his instrument, which in this…

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Indian Love Call
Fred Lowery (The Blind Whistler)
Columbia1944
Indian Love Call
Fred Lowery (The Blind Whistler)Columbia1944
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