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The 'Harmful Little Armful': The Incomparable Fats Waller

He called himself “the harmful little armful” but there was nothing “little” about Fats Waller.  He had a high voltage personality—to say nothing of his 285-pound body. The Jim Cullum Jazz Band and guests remember Fats Waller with a selection of signature Waller tunes guaranteed to put a smile on your face and a bounce in your step.

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Jazz Goes to the Movies: A Look at Jazz Music and Musicians in Film

The curtain is about to go up on Hollywood movies with high level jazz performances. The 1947 New Orleans pairs Billie Holiday with Louis Armstrong and offer a magnificent performance of "Do You Know What it Means to Miss New Orleans?"

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