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 Buddy DeFranco dies
Author: Lelia Loban 2017
Date:   2014-12-29 18:36

Sad news: the great jazz clarinet player Buddy DeFranco has died at age 91. Here is the link to his New York Times obituary:

To hear the audio, click on the "Scorch Plug-In" box above the score.

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 Re: Buddy DeFranco dies
Author: Ed Palanker 
Date:   2014-12-29 18:43

One of the old Americans greatest. R.I.P. Buddy.


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 Re: Buddy DeFranco dies
Author: kilo 
Date:   2014-12-30 17:41

Get out your instrument and simply follow the bouncing ball:

Rhythm Changes

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 Re: Buddy DeFranco dies
Author: Ed 
Date:   2017-12-03 18:37

I just heard this session yesterday.

DeFranco sounds amazing and plays some great lines. Along with Buddy the line up is:

Double Bass: Ray Brown
Clarinet: Buddy De Franco
Piano: Oscar Peterson
Drums: Buddy Rich

Talk about an amazing group of musicians. It doesn't get any better than that!

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 Re: Buddy DeFranco dies
Author: Clarineteer 
Date:   2017-12-04 01:50

He played Leblanc clarinets.

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