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Lavada Durst

b. 9 January 1913, Austin, Tx, USA, d. 31 Oct 1995, Austin, Tx. Being a 12-year-old, Durst discovered to try out the piano within the cathedral opposite his house. He later stated his left hands was inspired by Albert Ammons and Meade ‘Lux’ Lewis and his correct by renowned Tx …

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Gene Ramey

A very dear bassist closely from the Kansas Town jazz picture, Gene Ramey’s walking bass design and fairly simple but swinging solos were a secured asset to a many sessions for many years. Ramey was originally a trumpeter when he used his college music group, turned to sousaphone (dealing with …

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