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R.I.P. Master Trumpeter, Jazz Improvisor, Ellingtonian & Inspiring Educator CLARK TERRY (1920-2015)

This is a sad day for mankind because one of our greatest musical artists, and at the same time one of the kindest men on earth left the planet: Mr. Clark Terry, * December 14, 1920, ✝ February 21, 2015. … Continue reading

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BERLINER JAZZTAGE – TRUMPET SUMMIT 1985: DIZZY GILLESPIE, FREDDIE HUBBARD & WOODY SHAW

This one’s for April, whom I met at a musicians party in November 1985. Sweet April was a very talented pianist from Luxembourg, and I dug her …CHOPIN very much ;) Enjoy! From the channel description (I’ve watched it ‘live’ … Continue reading

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YET ANOTHER SENSATIONAL DISCOVERY FROM THE BREWSK LITOVSK ARCHIVES: MILES ACTUALLY DID IT !!!

PREFACE Miles Davis, respectively our interpretation of Miles will speak the final words at this blog… ? …in 2012. BULK What was long suspected among the experts has finally come to light: Miles did a rendition of (you play it … Continue reading

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