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  1. New Recording: Don Byas in Paris, 1946-54Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... as it struggled to regain its footing without much assistance from a tapped-out French government. [Photo above of Don Byas in 1946] Paris's fortunes changed starting in '48, when France began a long period of steady growth and modernization as it ...


  2. VIDEO/DVD: Seven Women Who CouldRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | All About Jazz

    ... ie in 1968... As a bonus, here's is an audio clip of Beryl Booker, playing piano and singing with tenor saxophonist Don Byas...


  3. A Sax Trio Taps Tradition While Thriving In The PresentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | National Public Radio

    ... club. On top of that, she has a big, fierce sound that carries echoes of nearly forgotten swing-era players like Don Byas , and she's got a distinct style accented by long, cleanly executed melodic lines. One significant thing about Melissa Aldana & ...