[JPL] jazz and boxing

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Thu Sep 25 14:30:26 EDT 2008


Enjoying the boxing/jazz thread...

Coincidentally the Sept. Issue of Jazziz has story: Muhammad Ali¹s Fight
Doctor...

Also worth checking out is saxophonist John Richmond who also happens to be
and MD and former boxer too:
http://www.johnrichmondjazz.com/

> "As studio work dried up during the AFM recording ban of 1948 Lucky
> came to New York [from L.A.]. He worked in Harlem more often than not,
> guested occasionally with Charlie Parker, recorded occasionally under
> his own name and was often found in the training camp of
> light-heavyweight champion Archie Moore. Moore, a jazz fan of long
> standing, liked to have music with his workouts (Clark Terry, later,
> had the same gig!)."



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