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    I think this is the first (or one of the first) recorded solo's of Johnny Griffin, while playing in the Lionel Hampton band of early 1946. He plays a great solo in 'Air Mail Special' at 2:13 in below clip, only 17 years old (and just went from alto to tenor). Wish I could sound like that... Oh...
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    Hi all, Just found this great clip from the Montreux Festival of 1975 that I wanted to share with you. Incredible swing, joy and energy and besides the music it's already great fun to see the facial expressions of the musicians enjoying themselves (captured very well) :). or...
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    In 1984 I visited a concert with Arnett Cobb, Johnny Griffin and Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis in Nick Vollebregt's Jazzcafe in Laren, The Netherlands. It was broadcasted on Dutch radio by TROS Sesjun. I just uploaded another MP3 recording of that great concert (for me one of the greatest I've ever...
  5. Recordings, Movies
    In 1984 I visited a concert with Arnett Cobb, Johnny Griffin and Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis in Nick Vollebregt's Jazzcafe in Laren, The Netherlands. It was broadcasted on Dutch radio by TROS Sesjun and I recently got some MP3 recordings of that great concert (for me one of the greatest I've ever...
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