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May 26, 2013

Krupa versus Bernstein: The Jazz-Classical Throwdown
Blog Name: Johnny D's Jazz JournalAuthor: Posted on: May 26, 2013


     Gene Krupa and Leonard Bernstein

     As a kid with eclectic tastes growing up in a musical family, I never thought about one genre being better or more important than another, or that musical genres needed to remain segregated, that merging them amounted to sacrilege. After playing percussion in youth orchestras, drums in various rock and soul bands, and piano in a jazz trio, I was in my mid-20s before I finally assembled a band that could play the smorgasbord of music I’d been composing since age 10.

2013-05-27 Adds To The Jazz 88 Music Library
Blog Name: Jazz 88.3 Library Blog - New This WeekAuthor: Vince Outlaw , Social Media Marketing ManagerPosted on: May 26, 2013
A big list of New Adds to the Jazz 88 Music Library and debuting on The New Jazz Thing on Jazz 88.3 with Vince Outlaw, Monday, May 27, 2013 6 to 8 PM PT. The full list is after the split and here's how Dave Sanborn and Bob James made their new one, "Quartette Humaine"...

UPDATE: Presenting the NEW...
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