HELLO FRIENDS and WELCOME! I have LOTS of never-published research on everyone from Jelly Roll Morton through Billie Holiday, Miles Davis, John Coltrane and beyond. I am now posting these items frequently in the form of a Substack email newsletter.
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This is my ninth post presenting my previously unpublished research on Billie Holiday. (You can easily find the others by scrolling through previous…
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And the Complete Article for Paying Subscribers
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Once in a while—not often—I post here about my own activities, usually only things that are available everywhere on the web, but sometimes in-person…
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(Note: Paying subscribers, as usual you will find your bonuses at the very bottom—this time it’s three recordings of Chet Baker playing “Bockhanal”!) We…
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His impact on jazz history.
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Every Film Clip of Charlie Parker, 4 (Audio Improved)Guarda ora (3 min) | Outtakes in a documentary.
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And a note about bassist Thelma Terry
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