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Lester Young: The Lester Young/Count Basie Sessions 1936-1940

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By Duck Baker

No doubt most of the people buying this box know that the music it contains is necessary to any serious jazz collection (if not to life itself). But to spell it out for any who haven't got the word yet, Count Basie's pre-war band epitomized that core quality in jazz called ...