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Frank Ottersen

Frank Ottersen

Frank Ottersen (1921 – 1971)was the most prominent Norwegian jazz violin performer of the vintage era and one of Europe’s best, but unfortunately local record companies gave him much too few opportunities… … Read entire article »

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Ray Perry

Ray Perry

Ray Perry (1915 – 1950) was one of the swingiest violin players, known mostly for his work with Lionel Hampton but also as an artist with one leg in swing and one in modern jazz… … Read entire article »

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