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Jazz Birthdays March 30 – April 5

March 30: Ted Heath (1900-1969), Lanny Morgan (1934), Karl Berger (1935), Marilyn Crispell (1947), John D’earth (1950)
March 31: Lizzie Miles (1895-1963), Red Norvo (1908-1999), Freddie Green (1911-1987), Herb Alpert (1935)
April 1: Alberta Hunter (1895-1984), Harry Carney (1910-1974), John LaPorta (1920-2004), Duke Jordan (1922-2006)
April 2: Booker Little (1938-1961), Larry Coryell (1943), Sal Nistico (1948-1991), Dick Oatts (1953)
April 3: Bubber Miley (1903-1932), Scott LaFaro (1936-1961), Jimmy McGriff (1936), Harold Vick (1936-1987), Eric Kloss (1949)
April 4: Gene Ramey (1913-1984), Sal Mosca (1927-2007), Buster Cooper (1929), Jake Hanna (1931), Hugh Masekela (1939), Michel Camilo (1954), Benny Green (1963)
April 5: Stan Levey (1926-2005), Stanley Turrentine (1934-2000), Evan Parker (1944)

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