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Paul Mertz

A figure in jazz history, Paul Mertz performed with many magical titles in the 1920s. Mertz started playing expertly in 1918 as an adolescent, operating locally. He toured using the Dorsey Brothers’ Crazy Canaries in 1922, performed and organized for Jean Goldkette’s numerous orchestra from 1923-27, published for Crimson Nichols, …

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