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Jazz Decades

08/16/1983

Music of Gershwin1919-1930, the jazz years, as played by Red Nichols, Paul Whiteman, Al Jolson, Eddie Condon, Sidney Bechet, Art Tatum, Bob Crosby, Bobby Hackett, Lee Wiley


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Series
Jazz Decades
Program Number

542

Series Description

Ray Smith's weekly traditional/historical jazz program appeals to the devotee as well as the neophyte. The hour features traditional jazz, Big Band and swing from the entire 20th century and before, including recordings from as early as 1890. Series release date: 1972

Duration

01:28:05

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Audio

Genres
Recorded Music
Topics
Music
Creators
Schwartz, Steve (Series Producer)
Smith, Ray (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Jazz Decades,” 08/16/1983, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 6, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_569C8648EB8C41A2B1F17C51C9DA5AF9.
MLA: “Jazz Decades.” 08/16/1983. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 6, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_569C8648EB8C41A2B1F17C51C9DA5AF9>.
APA: Jazz Decades. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_569C8648EB8C41A2B1F17C51C9DA5AF9
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