Jazz Artists Of History With Major Birthdays In December

Dec 8, 2012

Due to music copyright restrictions, the music from this show is no longer available. Music is posted for two weeks after a show airs.

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The December 9, 2012 Jazz Unlimited Show will spotlight historical jazz artists with major birthdays in December.  These musicians are: saxophonists Jimmy Lyons (80), Cecil Payne (90), Gene Quill (85) and Joe Farrell (75);  pianists Andy LaVerne (70) and Milcho Leviev (75); trumpeter Donald Byrd (80), bassists Bob Cranshaw (80) and Bill Crow (85); St. Louis trumpeter Ed Allen (115); bandleaders Fletcher Henderson (115) and Cab Calloway (105); and vocalists  Cleanhead Vinson (95) and Ernie Andrews (85).  Check out the photographs of some of the musicians and groups that will be heard on this show.