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  1. RECORDING: Bill Jennings and Leo ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... in February 1944-the Woody'n You date that included trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, saxophonists Budd Johnson and Don Byas, pianist Clyde Hart, bassist Oscar Pettiford and drummer Max Roach. Parker also was the anchor of Billy Eckstine's orchestra in the ...

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  2. Chris Varias: What I'm listening to now, Aug. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2016 | Cincinnati.com

    ... off to set the tone, and from there he plays tenor and alto plus flute and clarinet through titles by Sun Ra, Don Byas, Duke Ellington, Jackie McLean and, yes, James Carter. There's also a Bill Doggett tune, "Eventide," which the keyboard player ...

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  3. PERFORMANCE: Jazz This Week: Melissa Aldana, Keri Johnsrud, Peter and Will Anderson, and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... her elder- most notably Sonny Rollins, but also Joe Henderson, Cannonball Adderly, and even older players as Don Byas and Lucky Thompson, whom she learned about as a young girl from her father, also a professional saxophonist. She first made a big ...

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