My Gal Is Gone – Oran "Hot Lips" Page

The essential Hot Lips Page, here in a medium-tempo blues setting. Like the other songs with vocals from this session, this one has no lead sheet; melody transcriptions are available for Page's trumpet and vocals on both takes, as well as a transcription of Lucky Thompson's tenor sax solo on the alternate take.

Oran "Hot Lips" Page

January 27, 1908 – November 5, 1954

Oran “Hot Lips” Page is remembered as one of the most exciting soloists of the swing era. His trumpet and vocal styles were both strongly influenced by Louis Armstrong, but with plenty of his own personal flair. He is particularly associated with the Kansas City scene of the early to mid-1930s. Read more...

4 songs available.