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Artie Shaw: Shaw on Shaw

Artie Shaw
Artie Shaw (photo: Ira Sabin)
Artie Shaw
Artie Shaw

Artie Shaw may be retired from performing music-he gave up the clarinet in 1955-but the 91-year-old is not the retiring type.

JazzTimes invited Shaw to speak about his storied career in music at the 2002 International Association of Jazz Education’s annual conference in honor of the marvelous recent box set Self-Portrait (Bluebird).

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