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This Day in Jazz History

On this day: October 23

Alto saxophonist Sonny Criss born in Memphis, TN.

Composer/arranger Gary McFarland born in Los Angeles, CA.

The Brass Ensemble of the Jazz and Classical Music Society records J. J. Johnson's "Jazz Suite for Brass," featuring trumpeters Miles Davis and Bernie Glow.

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