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Bert Dalton: Midnight Coffee

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That you visited this site allows us to comfortably draw certain inferences: as you were being born, your parents instructed the Delivery Room staff, “Lay some Jimmy Smith on the speakers. If it's a boy, switch to Maynard; if it's a girl, Carmen." Your ears started off on the right foot. We may further conclude that, ...


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Bob McChesney: No Laughing Matter: McChesney Plays Steve Allen

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The -Ahem- shagbutt or sacbut was the 15th century forerunner of what we now know as the Wind-powered, Slide-activated, Embouchure-modulated Pitch Approximator... i.e., the Slide Trombone. Many were the young men who, disregarding the sage and heartfelt entreaties of parents ("You'll be poor'") and clergy ("Eternal damnation'"), acquired first shagbutts, then trombones, anyway. They spent as ...


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Kevin Stout & Brian Booth: Good Pals

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Kevin Stout, formerly the trombonist and third voice with the Four Freshmen, and his lifelong buddy, tenor sax whiz Brian Booth have buffed nine originals and one standard into a Latin-hued jewel: Good Pals on the Jazzed5 Records label.First, I've got to put a couple of myths to rest. One: Kevin Stout does not ...


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