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Celebrate Friday the 13th this October with the Paul Carr Quartet featuring Jamie Davis at the True Blue Jazz Festival in Rehoboth Beach, Del. Don't be scared...they're not!

Tickets available at:

www.TrueBlueJazz.org

This week's True Blue Jazz Minute: good vibrations

Aug 14, 2017

The vibraphone is commonly used in jazz music, in which it often plays a featured role and was a defining element of the sound of mid-20th-century.

This week's True Blue Jazz Minute: 2017 marks Dizzy's 100th birthday

Aug 4, 2017
Roland Godefroy

In the 1940s Gillespie, with Charlie Parker, became a major figure in the development of bebop and modern jazz.

This week's True Blue Jazz Minute: Breaking barriers with Billy Eckstine

Jul 24, 2017

Billy Eckstine's smooth baritone and distinctive vibrato broke down barriers throughout the 1940s, first as leader of the original bop big band, then as the first romantic black male in popular music.

This week's True Blue Jazz Minute: Jimmy Heath, a pawn shop, Bird and Trane

Jul 17, 2017

What do you do when your sax in a pawn shop? You borrow's your friend's horn...

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