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Teagarden & Armstrong: Big City Jazz in the Forties

This week, Riverwalk Jazz features trombonist Rex Allen. Through the courtesy of Joe Showler and his Jack Teagarden Collection, we'll hear some wonderful old archive tapes of Jack Teagarden himself, talking about his life and music.

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Swinging the Band: The Pops Foster Story

In his seven-decade career he played with everyone from Louis Armstrong to Charlie Parker. Starting out as a riverboat tuba player, George ‘Pops’ Foster went on to help revolutionize the sound of jazz rhythm sections.

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