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Jazz Birthdays April 3-9

Jazz birthdays this week include:
Apr. 3: Bubber Miley (1903-1932), Scott LaFaro (1936-1961), Jimmy McGriff (1936), Harold Vick (1936-1987), Eric Kloss (1949)

Apr. 4: Gene Ramey (1913-1984), Sal Mosca (1927), Buster Cooper (1929), Jake Hanna (1931), Hugh Masekela (1939), Michel Camilo (1954), Benny Green (1963)

Apr. 5: Stan Levey (1926), Stanley Turrentine (1934-2000), Evan Parker (1944)

Apr. 6: Dorothy Donegan (1924-1998), Charlie Rouse (1924-1988), Randy Weston (1926) (pictured), Gerry Mulligan (1927-1996), Andre Previn (1929), Art Taylor (1929-1995), Bill Hardman (1933-1990), Gene Bertoncini (1937), John Pizzarelli (1960)

Apr. 7: Billie Holiday (1915-1959), Peanuts Hucko (1918), Mongo Santamaria (1922-2003), Victor Feldman (1934-1987), Freddie Hubbard (1938), Pete LaRoca (1938), Pat LaBarbara (1944), Bob Berg (1951-2002)

Apr. 8: Carmen McRae (1920-1994)

Apr. 9: Sharkey Bonano (1902-1972), Reuben Wilson (1933), Steve Gadd (1945)

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