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Jazz Birthdays, December 9-15

Jazz birthdays this week include:

Dec. 9:

Bob Scobey (1916-1963),

Donald Byrd (1932),

Jimmy Owens (1943),

Kip Hanrahan (1954)
Dec. 10:

Ray Nance (1913-1976),

Bob Cranshaw (1932),

Don Sebesky (1937),

Franco Ambrosetti (1941),

Michael Lang (1941),

Paul Hardcastle (1957)
Dec. 11:

Lou Rawls (1935),

McCoy Tyner (1938) (pictured left)
Dec. 12:

Eddie Barefield (1909-1991),

Frank Sinatra (1915-1998),

Joe Williams (1918-1999),

Bob Dorough (1923),

Dodo Marmarosa (1925),

Toshiko Akiyoshi (1929),

John Hicks (1941),

Grover Washington, Jr. (1943-1999),

Tony Williams (1945-1997)
Dec. 13:

Sonny Greer (1895-1982),

Jackie Davis (1920),

Reggie Johnson (1940),

Mark Elf (1949)
Dec. 14:

Budd Johnson (1910-1984),

Clark Terry (1920),

Cecil Payne (1922),

Phineas Newborn, Jr. (1931-1989),

Leo Wright (1933-1991),

John Lurie (1952),

Dan Barrett (1955)
Dec. 15:

John Hammond (1910-1987),

Stan Kenton (1911-1979),

Gene Quill (1927-1989),

Barry Harris (1929),

Curtis Fuller (1934),

Dannie Richmond (1935-1988),

Eddie Palmieri (1936)

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