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Joe Deniz

b. José William Deniz, 10 Sept 1913, Butetown, Cardiff, Wales, d. 24 Apr 1994. Deniz’s musical apprenticeship was offered in the docks of his indigenous Butetown region (now referred to as Tiger Bay), where he performed impromptu calypsos to deprive sailors of their little modification. He was among three sons …

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