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Dearly Beloved: Husband-and-Wife Teams in Jazz

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Turrentine Dearly Beloved

Long-term love and art go hand-in-hand on this edition of Night Lights, with a focus on couplings both romantic and musical. Though the rigors of the jazz life made marriage difficult to sustain for marital partners who played together as well, artists such as Stanley Turrentine and Shirley Scott, Peggy Lee and Dave Barbour, John and Alice Coltrane, Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln, and June Christy and Bob Cooper left behind impressive recorded legacies.

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