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Paul Webster

The Jimmie Lunceford music group became known for a few from the notes Paul Webster hit on his trumpet; records of his near a decade being a highlighted soloist over the Lunceford bandstand is normally encyclopedic. Listeners who compliment high-note trumpet blasters by endowing them with the energy to improve …

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Ben Webster

Ben Webster was considered among the “big 3” of golf swing tenors along with Coleman Hawkins (his primary impact) and Lester Teen. He had a hardcore, raspy, and brutal build on stomps (along with his very own distinctive growls) however on ballads he’d become a pussy kitty and play with …

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Dana Suesse

Composer and lyricist Dana Suesse was a kid prodigy, offering her initial concert, a Rachmaninoff prelude, in age 9. At 16 she transferred to NY and started composing songs. 2 yrs later the strike songs “Syncopated Like Melody” and “Ho-Hum” implemented and shortly she was playing piano in Paul Whitehman’s …

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