Swing, Sing, and All That Jazz: Show #207

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Henry Holloway’s
“Swing, Sing, and All That Jazz”
Posted: February 15, 2019

Henry Holloway’s Musical Memoir: Get info about it here

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Playlist:

1. Stompin’ at the Savoy…Benny Goodman (1:33)
2. … Read more

Forgotten Tenor: A Tribute to Saxophonist Wardell Gray

Interview with Abraham Ravett

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Ken McCarthy’s Jazz on the Tube interviews filmmaker Abraham Ravett about his film “Forgotten Tenor: A Tribute to Tenor Saxophonist Wardell Gray.”

Tenor saxophone giant Wardell Gray was born February 13, 1921, in Oklahoma City. OK. He was a graduate of the Cass Technical High School, a Detroit school that also lists … Read more

Vic Hobson and the roots of Louis Armstrong’s music

Interview with Vic Hobson

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Louis Armstrong was a genius – no doubt about that.

But there’s no such thing as a genius in a vacuum.

For some strange reason, the culture and community that gave birth to Louis Armstrong is given short shrift in accounts of his life and art.

In his autobiography and in interviews, … Read more

Swing, Sing, and All That Jazz: Show #206

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Henry Holloway’s
“Swing, Sing, and All That Jazz”
Posted: February 08, 2019

Henry Holloway’s Musical Memoir: Get info about it here

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Playlist:

1. Honeysuckle Rose…Benny Goodman and 10 legends in … Read more

Swing, Sing, and All That Jazz: Show #205

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Henry Holloway’s
“Swing, Sing, and All That Jazz”
Posted: February 01, 2019

Henry Holloway’s Musical Memoir: Get info about it here

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Playlist:

1: Boogie Woogie On St. Louis Blues…Earl Hines, … Read more