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Jazz: The Early Years


This playlist was used to explore the early history and origin of Jazz as an American creation born out of a troubled South. Thus, it covers music from the 1800's to about 1960, featuring the likes of Jelly Roll Morton, Louis Armstrong, and Frank Sinatra.
The full episode, which aired on 4 July 2015 on 90.5 KCSU, can be found on

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