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September 13, 2013

 

Dorsey Pied Pipers

The Big Bands’ Vocal Groups

At the height of the swing era many big bands included small singing ensembles in their performances and recordings.

October 20, 2011

 

River song

River Of Song

Turn on your radio, relax, and float downstream this week on Afterglow.

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Sacred Blue: Jazz Goes To Church In the 1960s

Ellington First Sacred Concert

Jazz fans are known for their religious-like zeal, but in the 1960s jazz sometimes became a PART of religion, providing the soundtrack for church ceremonies.

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