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Turk & Lu: West Coast Classic Jazz in Concert

They called their music 'The Truth'—real, righteous Traditional Jazz. Its champions were the powerful brassmen, Turk Murphy and Lu Watters. In the 40s, West Coast 'true believers' in Traditional Jazz preached their gospel at the Dawn Club in San Francisco.

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Beautiful Changes: The Whiteman Years

In the late 1920s, bandleader Paul Whiteman had the ‘hottest’ white jazz players in the country in his ensemble: Beiderbecke, Trumbauer, Venuti and Lang.  Listen as Vince Giordano and Andy Stein join The Jim Cullum Jazz Band with ‘hot’ jazz of the Whiteman era.

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