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July/August 2020

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“8 min. 46 sec.”

By Scott Robinson

I doubt that I’m the last musician (and maybe not the first) who’ll want to create a musical piece of eight minutes and 46 seconds duration, the exact length of time it took for a man’s life to ebb away on that horrifying video we have all seen in the news.

James A. Harrod’s STARS OF JAZZ

Stars of Jazz was a weekly television show originally seen in Los Angeles, but it eventually had a 29-show national run before reverting to being a local show for its final few episodes.