Art Blakey

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4:32 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

The 'Class Presidents' Of Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers

The band led by drummer Art Blakey (center) groomed more than 150 alumni members, including saxophonist Wayne Shorter and trumpeter Lee Morgan.
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Originally published on Thu October 11, 2012 4:47 pm

My fellow Americans, jazz fans, and NPR Music browsers around the globe:

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