Jimmy Knepper http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Jazz Artists Of History With Major Birthdays http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-artists-history-major-birthdays <p>The Sunday November 11 Jazz Unlimited show features the following jazz artists who have major birthdays in July,&nbsp; They are: bassist Howard Rumsey (95),&nbsp; pianists Joe Turner (105), Ralph Sutton (90), Teddy Wilson (100), Willie "The Lion" Smith (115), Dick Wellstood (85) and Paul Bley (80), vocalist-pianist Mose Allison (85), vocalist Chris Connor (85) trombonist Jimmy Knepper (85),&nbsp; saxophonist Gigi Gryce (85), drummer George Wettling (105) and guitarist Ed Bickert (80).&nbsp; Musical highlights range from a 17 minute "Jam Session at Commodore" recorded in 1940, Howard Rumsey' Tue, 06 Nov 2012 13:42:15 +0000 Dennis Owsley 6006 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz Artists Of History With Major Birthdays