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JIMMY DLUDLU

JIMMY DLUDLU was 13 years old when he first picked up a cousin’s home made guitar and started teaching himself to play by imitating the jazz and African music he heard on the radio. His first performances were at township weddings and functions with his cousin. His career took off …

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Rare Jazz Films

June 24th – 25th, 2011 At the 37th Annual Jazz Record Collectors’ Bash Hilton Woodbridge 120 Wood Avenue South Iselin, NJ 08830 http://www.hiltonwoodbridge.com Admission free with Bash admission or $5 each for film show only. 78s, LPs, CDs & Memorabilia Buy, Sell, Swap, Trade, Schmooze Friday June 24th Program 8 …

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Young German jazz

Jazz played by young German musicians, claims Volker Schmidt, is original and self-confident and yet both the media and the large audience don’t take notice (Zeit Online). He quotes the Norwegian pianist Bugge Wesseltoft who says that he’s ashamed to know how much Scandinavian jazz is loved in Germany and …

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