Lou Busch  (1910-1979)
Last updated: 03.09.21
According to the Internet source given below, Louis Ferdinand Busch was an American record producer, musician and songwriter born in Louisville, Kentucky. He was best known for performing as a pianist under the nickname Joe "Fingers" Carr.
Perhaps his biggest successes were Ivory Rag (1950) , Portuguese Washerwoman and Sam's Song
He died in Camarillo, California.

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Ragtime Music CDs:
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cd15.gif Bill Edwards Championship Old-Time Piano IV
cd15.gif Bill Edwards Syncopated Safari
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 21 works by Lou Busch (1910-1979). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Fourth Man Rag 1950 Dick Hamilton (words)
Jill Leland (words)
Ivory Rag 1950 Jack Elliott (co-author)  youtube15.jpg youtube15.jpg
Fingers Medley 1950s
Two Dollar Rag 1950s
Waltz in Ragtime 1951
Boogie Woogie Rag 1952
Carr's Hop 1952  wvicon.gif
Finicky Fingers 1952  wvicon.gif
Raggedy-Ann Rag 1952  wvicon.gif
Rapscallion Rag 1952  wvicon.gif
Rattlesnake Rag 1952 Eddie Hanson (co-author)  wvicon.gif
Tin Pan Rag 1952  wvicon.gif
Barky Roll Stomp 1955
Doo Wacky Rag 1956
Hook and Ladder Rag 1956
Picadilly Rag 1956
Hot Potatoes 1958
Looney Louie 1958
Baked Alaska 1959
Ironfingers Rag 1960 Alvino Rey (words)
Piano Picker Rag 1966
     Title Dur Performer Composer Score/Song
youtube15.jpg Ivory Rag 2:29 Lou Busch as Joe Fingerd Carr L. Busch