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Jazz Birthdays Nov. 27 – Dec. 3

Jazz birthdays this week include:

Nov. 27: Eddie South (1904-1962), Lyle Mays (1953), Michael Rabinowitz (1955), Maria Schneider (1960), Jacky Terrasson (1966)

Nov. 28: George Wettling (1907-1968), Gigi Gryce (1927-1983), Gato Barbieri (1934), Roy McCurdy (1936), Butch Thompson (1943), Dennis Irwin (1951)

Nov. 29: Billy Strayhorn (1915-1967), Ed Bickert (1932), Billy Hart (1940), Chuck Mangione (1940), Randy Brecker (1945) (pictured), Adam Nussbaum (1955)

Nov. 30: Jack Sheldon (1931)

Dec. 1: John Bunch (1921), Jimmy Lyons (1933-1986), Carlos Garnett (1938), Jaco Pastorius (1951-1987)

Dec. 2: Eddie Sauter (1914-1981), Charlie Ventura (1916-1992), Wynton Kelly (1931-1971), Ronnie Mathews (1935)

Dec. 3: Paul Lingle (1902-1962), Herbie Nichols (1919-1963)

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