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Jazz Families: Blood Relatives-Part 5

Mar 13, 2016

Jazz Unlimited for March 13, 2016 will be “Jazz Families-Blood Relatives-Part 5.”  This last program on the genetics of jazz will feature music by the Joe and Walter “Foots” Thomas, the New Orleans Humphrey, Joseph, Batiste, Barker, Barbarin, and Jordan families, George E. and Julia Lee, the Hall Brothers, Nicholas Payton and his father Walter, the Sims brothers, St. Louis’s Silverman brothers, the Freemans of Chicago, Oscar Pettiford and his brother Alonzo, Ingrid and Christine Jensen, and Alice Coltrane and her half brother, Ernie Farrow.

The Slide Show has my photographs of some of the musicians heard on this show.

The Archive of this show will be available until the morning of March 21, 2016.

This is a documentary of Hamiet Bluiett that was played on KETC's "Living St. Louis" in 2008.