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Jazz Decades


Air master Jon-Erik Kelso "Creole Love Call" 1995; James and Fazola with Pollack 1936; Dewey Jackson's Peacock Orchestra 1926; Jimmy Archey in Paris 1955

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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,” 06/29/1998, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 21, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_8EBB2A098E11489F9E8A69CFC3A83D02.
MLA: “Jazz Decades.” 06/29/1998. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 21, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_8EBB2A098E11489F9E8A69CFC3A83D02>.
APA: Jazz Decades. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_8EBB2A098E11489F9E8A69CFC3A83D02
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