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JAZZ : The Gift (1917-1924)

Thursday, January 14, 2021, 9:00-11:00 p.m. ET

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During the tumultuous “Jazz Age,” the rhythms and spirit of jazz mirror the post-WWI world.

  • Airdate(s): 1/14/2021, 9:00 - 11:00 PM ET
  • JAZZ #: 102
  • Original Broadcast: 1/9/2001
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Episode Description

During the tumultuous era known as the “Jazz Age,” the rhythms and spirit of jazz music mirror the world that emerged in the wake of World War I. The program introduces two extraordinary individuals: Duke Ellington and Louis Armstrong.

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