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Bay Big Band

Band. Big music group carried out by Belgian innovator Francis Bay that do swing, intensifying, Afro-Latin plus some unique materials during ’50s,’60s and early ’70s. The group mainly documented under banner of Francis Bay and his Orchestra, with Bay performing many tribute and concept functions as well. We were holding …

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The Savoy Sultans

There have been two different Savoy Sultans however they were carefully related however you like. The initial group was led by saxophonist Al Cooper and performed frequently on the Savoy Ballroom during 1937-1941 and continued to be active until 1946. Regarded among the hardest-swinging of most small sets of the …

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Frank Barber

A golf swing and dance music group led by Frank Barber. Although styles were previous, the band documented its only record in 1984 for the Sugarhill label, an organization otherwise known to be among the initial rap outlets. In addition they at onetime possessed the Chess experts.

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Carl “Tatti” Smith

The intriguing biographical trail of the trumpeter named Carl Smith doesn’t appear to start or end anywhere close to where he could possibly be recognised incorrectly as the smooth country and western singer from the same name, apart from as residue in used record piles. The first jazz brassman begins …

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Jack Shilkret

b. 13 Oct 1896, NY, USA, d. 16 June 1964, NY, USA. Younger sibling of Nat Shilkret, Jack port was a pianist and dance music group innovator in the 20s and 30s. He done the radio display Bond Breads Tea Store with Julia Sanderson and Frank Crumit, published the music …

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Basie Reunion

Saxophonist Paul Quinichette organized a Basie reunion music group in the past due ’50s, slicing albums about Prestige with pianist Nat Pierce and different sidemen.

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Bob Davis

Folk musician Bob Davis offers made his greatest tag as a audio and theatrical developer, soundtrack maker, and college teacher. Teaching at Town College in NY since 1976, Davis in addition has trained at Solano Community University and SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA State University. Types of his music and sound …

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Bill O’Connell

The musician profiled with this bio shouldn’t be confused with the NY City-born post-bop/Latin jazz/hard bop pianist who’s also named Expenses O’Connell or the Billy O’Connell who’s married to singer/songwriter Kristin Hersh (formerly of the choice pop-rock group Throwing Muses). This Expenses O’Connell is definitely a veteran jazz drummer/bandleader from …

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