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Jazz Decades


90-0119-08-87-001 Jazz Decades #887 12/30/1990 10" Hit parade of 1938, Bob Hope, Hoagie Carmichael, Fred Astaire, Benny Goodman, Dorsey Brothers, Crosby brothers, Louis and others...

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Jazz Decades
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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

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Broadcast program

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Recorded Music
Schwartz, Steve (Series Producer)
Smith, Ray (Series Producer)
Chicago: “Jazz Decades,” 11/30/1990, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed May 24, 2019, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_81177C666E9D419399CA66C934BA182A.
MLA: “Jazz Decades.” 11/30/1990. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. May 24, 2019. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_81177C666E9D419399CA66C934BA182A>.
APA: Jazz Decades. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_81177C666E9D419399CA66C934BA182A
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