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Tag Archives: Henry Butler

Henry Butler on Call and Response : music

April 1, 2013

Photo: Murray Street

Henry Butler : musicians

Butler is a local legend in New Orleans, but rarely tours other parts of the country; most any time of the year he can be found playing in one of New Orleans’ famous night spots. What makes him great... more.

February 21, 2013

Henry Butler Interview Part 2 : music

February 11, 2013

Henry Butler Interview Part 1 : music

February 11, 2013

The Church: melodies, memory and story : post

After their years of slavery African-Americans kept with them Christianity and the hymnals that sang the religion’s praises.  It was a powerful connection in a community deprived of education, where literacy was a rare achievement.  Where few people read,... more.

February 14, 2012

Pianist Henry Butler In Studio : post

At the end of July we had the pleasure to reconnect with Henry Butler at CBS Studios in Manhattan, the second time we’ve spoken with Mr. Butler for “Heavenly Sight.” After settling into the studio (formerly occupied by Howard... more.

August 2, 2011