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Jazz Birthdays Sept. 2-8

Jazz birthdays this week include:

Sept. 2:

Phil Napoleon (1901-1990),

Laurindo Almeida (1917-1995),

Horace Silver (1928) (pictured left),

Clifford Jordan (1931-1993),

Walter Davis, Jr. (1932-1990),

John Zorn (1953),

Steve Masakowski (1954)
Sept. 3:

Mickey Roker (1932),

Larry Ridley (1937),

Roy Brooks (1938),

James Dapogny (1940),

Peter Bernstein (1967),

David Sanchez (1968)
Sept. 4:

Meade Lux Lewis (1905-1964),

Gerald Wilson (1918),

Dave Liebman (1946),

Lonnie Plaxico (1960),

Bireli Lagrene (1966)
Sept. 5:

Albert Mangelsdorff (1928),

Richie Powell (1931-1956),

Lars Danielsson (1958)
Sept. 6:

Buddy Bolden (1877-1931),

Eddie Duran (1925)
Sept. 7:

Max Kaminsky (1908-1994),

Joe Newman (1922-1992),

Sonny Rollins (1930),

Ken McIntyre (1931-2001)
Sept. 8:

Norris Turney (1921-2001),

Wilbur Ware (1923-1979),

Marion Brown (1935)

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