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Slap that Bass: A History of the Bass in Jazz

Milt Hinton often said the bassist is "the Atlas of the jazz band" because he (or she) carries the rest of the band on his shoulders. The Jim Cullum Jazz Band honors timekeepers of the band everywhere, and we remember the legendary bassists Milt Hinton and Bob Haggart.

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Summit Ridge Drive: The Genius of Artie Shaw

Artie Shaw always wanted to be perceived as an "artist" rather than an entertainer, or even a jazz musician. He once said, "Art happens when somebody with skill loves what he is doing and works at the absolute top level of his ability." This edition of Riverwalk Jazz is devoted to the artistry of clarinetist Artie Shaw.

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