Anonymous asked in Entertainment & MusicMusicJazz · 1 decade ago

Jazz Song Famous for Mumble?

I don't remember, but my Jazz teacher at school let us hear this song with a singer that mumbled a lot. You couldn't make out any words. He said the song was called "Mumbles" but I couldn't find the song anywhere. So I was wondering if you guys knew the song. All I know is that the singer sung that way to make fun of the other jazz singers that people couldn't understand because it sounded like mumbling. Thanks!

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  • 1 decade ago
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    That's what it's called.

    "Mumbles" by Clark Terry.

    He was a character called "Mumbles" that talked like that on The Tonight Show band.

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  • 4 years ago

    Mumbles Jazz

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  • 1 decade ago

    check out="Mumbles" sung by clark terry with the great oscar peterson on piano

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