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This Day in Jazz History

On this day: October 27

Pianist/composer George Wallington born in Palermo, Sicily.

Clarinetist Benny Goodman records "Texas Tea Party," featuring trombonist/vocalist Jack Teagarden.

Soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy records "The Straight Horn of" with drummer Roy Haynes.

Trumpeter Scotty Barnhart born in Atlanta, GA.

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