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Illinois Jacquet – Swing’s the Thing


On this record Jacquet is heard in combination with five other topflight musicians and the unity achieved therein makes for jazz on a high order as Jacquet and trumpeter Roy Eldridge are supported by the following rhythm section.


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Swing’s the Thing? Well, it is most definitely with Illinois Jacquet, whose swinging approach to the tenor saxophonist has long marked this youthful product of Houston, Tex., as one of the foremost artists in jazz.


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Additional information

Weight 0.480 kg
Dimensions 32.0 × 32.0 × 2.0 cm