William Christopher Handy


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Noun1.William Christopher Handy - United States blues musician who transcribed and published traditional blues music (1873-1958)
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As part of the annual William Christopher Handy Jazz and Blues Festival, students of the Shoals Music Teachers Forum are allowed to jam with blues/jazz professional musicians.
No menos intrigante para la leyenda bluesera es la epifania del lider de una banda negra, William Christopher Handy (1873-1958), nacido en Alabama y autobautizado como El padre de los blues en su biografia de 1941, quien cuenta como descubrio esta musica hacia 1903 estando de gira, a unos cuantos minutos de Clarksdale: