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Jon-Erik Kellso: Blue Roof Blues: A Love Letter to New Orleans

Read "Blue Roof Blues: A Love Letter to New Orleans" reviewed by Ken Dryden

Jon-Erik Kellso is much like Ruby Braff in some ways: playing cornet rather than trumpet, with a very personal sound and an affinity for earlier musical styles like classic jazz and swing. He also recorded as a sideman with Braff and appeared on numerous record dates with traditional, swing or mainstream bands led by Ralph Sutton, Dan Barrett, Bob Wilber, James Dapogny and others. But unlike Braff, Kellso is very easy to talk to and open to ...


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