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Jazz on fifty second street


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Jazz on fifty second street

  1. 1. Jazz on Fifty Second Street Swing Street, New York City
  2. 2. <ul><li>Those were the days... when all of them were around. </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>River House, </li></ul><ul><li>Fifty Second </li></ul><ul><li>Street and East </li></ul><ul><li>River, 1931. </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Jonah blows the </li></ul><ul><li>whale away! </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>In Manhattan the block between Sixth and Seventh Avenues on Fifty-Second Street is called SWING STREET on the green-and-white sign, but that’s possibly the only thing swinging there now. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Dizzy Gillespie. </li></ul><ul><li>Right in the middle of the very hub of swing. </li></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Erroll Garner, piano; </li></ul><ul><li>Oscar Pettiford, bass; </li></ul><ul><li>J.C. Heard, </li></ul><ul><li>drums </li></ul>
  8. 8. Sonny and Lucky smoke the blues
  9. 10. <ul><ul><li>Looking down </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>on Fifty Second </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Street, east of </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Broadway </li></ul></ul>