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Heard and loved an instrumental that was Alley Cat played in counterpoint to Dominique (song from the Singing Nun).  First heard it in fall 62.  Can't remember if either song was *dominant* or which one was played first but the combination in counterpoint was extremely danceable.  Do not remember the name of band or artist.  Believe it may have been more of a big band group (brass and woodwinds) as opposed to something more on the order of all guitar rock group.  Would very much appreciate any information you can provide.
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Sorry but I'm confused by your phrasing of this question:  "Heard and loved an instrumental that was Alley Cat played in counterpoint to Dominique (song from the Singing Nun).  First heard it in fall 62.  Can't remember if either song was *dominant* or which one was played first but the combination in counterpoint was extremely danceable."

I don't know what any of this means.  What do you mean by "played in counterpoint" and what was Alley Cat?  What does it mean when I song is dormant?

I am struck dumb by the terms used here.

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Nearly anything on the Beatles or the British invasion of the mid 60s, popular music Top 40 Chart information, Billboard chart information through 1955-1989. Tracking down titles from lyric samples, or background information of famous musical groups from 1955-1989. Chart occurances of songs on the Billboard Hot 100

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Radio research for Billboard magazine, on-air personality 15 years, Master's Degree, American History

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Society of American Historians, California Teacher's Association, Phi Beta Kappa

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Bachelor's Degree, American History (1986, Master's Degree, American History (1990)

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