Jazz's sense of humor began with Louis Armstrong
but was raised to a new level of sophistication by Fats Waller
in the 1930s. Here's a documentary that will fill you in on the pianist and composer...Here's
Part 1.... Here's
Part 2... Here's
Part 3... And here's
This story appears courtesy of JazzWax by Marc Myers.
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