This Day in Jazz History

On this day: March 25

1929
Pianist Cecil Taylor born in New York, NY.

1931
Drummer Paul Motian born in Philadelphia, PA.

1946
Woody Herman and His Herd perform at Carnegie Hall.

1952
Duke Ellington, Johnny Hodges, Charlie Parker & Sonny Stitt record on the same day.

1969
Illinois Jacquet records "Soul Explosion" for Prestige Records.

1993
Guitarist John McLaughlin records his tribute to Bill Evans, "Time Remembered" on Verve Records.

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