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Swing Girls – English Subtitle Part 11

Swing Girls English Subtitle Part 11 A film about Japanese students who form their own Big Band Jazz Band I love this movie! Go swing girls!

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Swing Girls – English Subtitles Part 10

Swing Girls English Subtitle Part 10 A film about Japanese students who form their own Big Band Jazz Band

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Swing Girls – English Subtitles Part 9

Swing Girls English Subtitle Part 9 A film about Japanese students who form their own Big Band Jazz Band

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Swing Girls – English Subtitle Part 8

Swing Girls English Subtitle Part 8 A film about Japanese students who form their own Big Band Jazz Band

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Miles Davis Report

“Don’t play what’s there, play what’s not there.” –Miles Davis Miles Dewey Davis III was born in Alton, Illinois, on May 25, 1926. There were also two other children, an older sister and a younger brother. In 1928 the family moved to St. Louis, Illinois, where Davis’s […]

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Mary Lou William’s Report

“During the years I was with Andy Kirk we starved almost. I remember not eating for practically a month several times. But we were very, very happy because the music was so interesting, and you forgot to eat, anyway.” –Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou Williams was born […]

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6 Original Boogie-woogie Piano Solos

Editorial Reviews Product Description These Solos were meant for collectors and/or really good pianists. Contents: Special Freight Bobo and Doodles Deuce WIld Twinklin’ The Duke and the Count Chili Sauce Mary Elfrieda Winn was born in Atlanta, Georgia on May 8, 1910. To keep order in the […]

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Morning Glory: A Biography of Mary Lou Williams

Editorial Review From Publishers Weekly In a time when the music of Harlem was beginning to stake a claim on the racially mixed Greenwich Village clientele, Williams, a young black pianist, trained her sights on a more classical venue. In 1947 she reached it, leading Carnegie Hall’s […]

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Mary Lou Williams Biography

Mary Lou Williams was born Mary Elfrieda Scruggs, on May 8, 1910, in Atlanta, Georgia, and grew up in the East Liberty neighborhood of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. As a very young child she taught herself to play the piano and her first public performance was at the age […]

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Scott Joplin Festival

 I have practiced playing the piano for almost 3 years. This summer of 2007  i went to Sedalia, Missouri, there was a Scott Joplin Festival and i went to see some piano players and some people. I saw lots of people and talked and i played with  3 men and […]

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