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Jerry Blake

Jerry Blake

Jerry Blake (1908 – ca. 1961) was a very fine clarinet player, known for his work with Fletcher Henderson and Cab Calloway in the late 1930s, but illness stopped him from playing in the early 1940s… … Read entire article »

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Edmond Hall

Edmond Hall

Edmond Hall (1901 – 1967) was one of the finest clarinetists in vintage jazz, first known through his work with the Claude Hopkins orchestra in the thirties, later as a creative, energetic and highly respected artist, active till the very end… … Read entire article »

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Benny Carter (clarinet)

Benny Carter (clarinet)

Benny Carter (1907 – 2003) was a multi-instrumentalist, mostly known for his wonderful altosax playing and also brilliant trumpet, but did you know he also mastered the clarinet..? … Read entire article »

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