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1930 – Born on the 3rd of July in New Orleans, Louisiana.     1948 – He (who is heavily influenced by Benny Goodman and Irving Fazola) was a member of the Junior Dixieland Band.     1950-1954 – Together with Phil Zito and an important association with the Basin Street Six, with whom the ..

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1929 – Born on the 28th of January in Pensford, Somerset South West England. 1950-1960 – Bilk was part of the boom in traditional jazz that swept the United Kingdom. 1954-1956 – Joined Ken Colyer’s band and then after he formed his own ensemble in (1956). 1960 – Wrote "Summer Set" hit the British charts ..

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1899 – Born on November 9th in Chicago, Illinois. An American jazz clarinetist and saxophonist. 1920 – He was part of the White Chicago jazz scene, played with the Austin High Gang and recorded with the Jungle Kings and the Chicago Rhythm Kings. 1927 – Moved to New York and played with Eddie Condon. 1948 ..

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