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RECORDING: Hampton Hawes: ‘Four!’

By the late 1950s in Los Angeles, golf had become as vital to a jazz musician’s income as a working automobile. The sport was a social meeting ground, a place to get to know musicians off the bandstand. Several of the West Coast jazz musicians I’ve interviewed talked about the importance of the golf course in terms of work opportunities and camaraderie…

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