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George Melly concludes a series in which he recalls the less well known musicians who played a key part in the development of jazz. 6: Earl "Fatha" Hines
A profile of the influential pianist whose modern jazz style broke new ground in the twenties and whose rapport with Louis Armstrong was allegedly both brilliant and brittle.


George Melly
Louis Armstrong

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