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Jackie Gleason

Not merely was he among the finest comedians America has ever produced, Jackie Gleason applied his prodigious skills to music aswell. With a solid jazz roots history (leaning to mesmerized idolatry when coping with great trumpet players), Gleason created a chart-topping group of feeling music albums in the ’50s, citing …

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Victor Mizzy

If you’re not really a soundtrack aficionado, may very well not know who Vic Mizzy is, nevertheless, you probably know his two most-famous compositions: the theme tunes to it sitcoms The Addams Family and Green Acres. While non-e of Mizzy’s additional function ever accomplished quite exactly the same notoriety, his …

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Charlie Fowlkes

Charlie Fowlkes’ romantic relationship with Count number Basie sets information for lengthy sideman stints, enduring a lot more than 25 years. The amount of Basie sides that baritone saxophonist shows up on also will earn contests in competitive documenting stacking, not that can be an activity to become encouraged. However …

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