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Jazz Birthdays August 10 – 16

Jazz birthdays this week include:

Aug. 10:

Claude Thornhill (1909-1965),

Arnett Cobb (1918-1989),

Chuck Israels (1936),

Michael Mantler (1943)
Aug. 11:

Jess Stacy (1904-1994),

Russell Procope (1908-1981)
August 12:

Pat Metheny (1954) (pictured)
Aug. 13:

George Shearing (1919),

Benny Bailey (1925),

Mulgrew Miller (1955)
Aug. 14:

Stuff Smith (1909-1967),

Lorez Alexandria (1929-2001),

Eddie Costa (1930-1962),

Ben Sidran (1943)
Aug. 15:

Oscar Peterson (1925)
Aug. 16:

Al Hibbler (1915-2001),

Mal Waldron (1926-2002),

Danny Moss (1927),

Bill Evans (1929-1980),

Alvin Queen (1950)

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