“The Ballad of Jasper Jaxon”
A folk mini-operetta in the style of Woody Guthrie’s Dust Bowl Ballads, and performed by Trav S.D., Josh Hartung, Sarah Engelke, David Gochfeld and others. Based on a true story of the world’s worst bank robber who winds up being posthumously exhibited as a mummy in carnivals.
The fourth leg of Trav S.D.’s Tent Show Tetragrammaton, presented at La MaMa in March 2011.
David Gochfeld playing away on the mandolin.
Sarah Engleke is a versatile musician as she plays the banjo, ukulele and accordion.
Trav S.D. writes a wonderful blog about Vaudeville, music halls, burlesque and assorted other wonderful topics of interest.
Catch it here!
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