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My Sax Life by Paquito D’Rivera

If you are soft on Communism and Fidel Castro, you won’t be after reading this autobiography. While D’Rivera’s denunciation of these two evils isn’t the main theme of the book, it permeates everything and leaves an indelible impression. D’Rivera—Cuban native, child prodigy, alto saxophonist, clarinetist, composer, author, practical joker, upbraiding letter-writer—endured 21 years of Castro’s … Read MoreMy Sax Life by Paquito D’Rivera”

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