[JPL] Basie Birthdays

Bob Stockton drbob at modernjazzclassics.com
Fri Mar 9 04:57:53 EST 2007

Herschel Evans (1909-1939), remembered for his "duels" with then Basie tenorman Lester Young. Evans put the Basie composition "Blue And Sentimental" on the map. Died at 30 of heart disease.

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