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Benny Waters
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In this episode:

Longevity Versatility Virtuosity and Benny Waters.


Longevity, versatility and virtuosity are words that inevitably come to mind when describing Benny Waters. His career as a clarinetist, saxophonist, vocalist, composer and arranger encompassed eight decades, and his playing reflected elements from the entire history of jazz.

 Also on the program:

Cheryl Corley’s Story on Gary Burton

Nat King Coles's 1956 TV Show

Music That Feeds Your Need For Caffeine


PLAY DATE : Sun, 05/04/2008        
9:00 PM Gary Burton   Ques Sez Concord 2277
9:08 PM Nat King Cole   (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66 Capitol 20087
9:11 PM John Coltrane   My Favorite Things Atlantic 1361
9:25 PM Charles Mingus   Jelly Roll CBS/Sony 65612
9:32 PM Sarah Vaughan   Black Coffee back up 73130
9:36 PM Manhattan Transfer   Java Jive Atlantic 1
9:38 PM Frank Sinatra   The Coffee Song Kim's 1
9:41 PM Herbie Hancock   Tea Leaf Prophecy verve 10063
9:49 PM Heath Brothers   For Seven's Sake Concord 4777
9:53 PM Nina Simone   Loves You, Porgy Metro 10


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