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Obituaries & Remembrances

by Bob Koester or as noted

Robert Plunkett

Dummer & Vocalist

 

Big Joe Williams

Blues legend.

 

Ray Flerlage

A great music photographer and appreciator.

 

Jimmie Lee Robinson

The Lonely Traveller, champion of Maxwell Street. By Scott Dirks.

 

Norman Granz

Visionary founder of Verve, Pablo, and Jazz At The Philharmonic.

 

Etta Jones

The career of a woman who brought blues & jazz together.

 

Ralph Sutton

Traditional Jazz great

 

Jerry Jerome

Apollo record maker

 

Wilbur Campbell

Notes on his passing.

 

Helen Oakley Dance

Jazz Journalist & Organizer

 

Ray Daniel

Clarinetist

 

I Meet Baby Dodds

A look back at the great drummer.

   

Remembering Mighty Joe Young

His first album and his career, by Ken Saydak.

 

George Finola

Trumpeter

 

Milt Gabler

Founder of Commodore Records

 

Lin Halliday

His career and the recent commemoration of his life.

 

Dave Myers

Cofounder of the Aces and fixture of Chicago Blues.

 

Bill Reinhardt & Jazz, Ltd.

Chicago jazz club founder & bandleader.

 

John Steiner

The owner of Paramount Records and co-found of the Jazz Institute of Chicago

  

Can I Do It Like I Want To?

Bob Koester reminisces about the late Junior Wells