Jean Baptiste "Illinois" Jacquet - New England Public Radio

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As for Jean Baptiste "Illinois" Jacquet, he was born on Halloween in 1922 in Broussard , Louisiana , and raised in Houston. Jonah Jones, trumpet star of Cab Calloway's orchestra in the '40s, said of his tenor playing colleague, “No one set me on fire ...
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