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Carl Saunders: Can You Dig Being Dug?

If neurologists are correct about the right brain being creative and the left practical, it would be reasonable to conclude that a trumpet player whose left brain is dominant will be a lead player and one whose right brain is dominant will be an improvising soloist. If the sides of a trumpeter’s brain are in balance and he plays powerhouse lead and solos at a high level of creativity, it would be reasonable to conclude that he is Carl Saunders.

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