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Jack Teagarden: Stars of Jazz

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In 1956, pianist and singer-songwriter Bobby Troup began hosting a Los Angeles TV show for ABC called Stars of Jazz.  On one of the shows (sponsored by Budweiser), Troup featured trombonist Jack Teagarden and other legends of Chicago jazz, including Matty Matlock's Rampart Street Paraders: Matty Matlock (cl), Eddie Miller (ts), Abe Lincoln (tb), Clyde Hurley (tp), Stanley Wrightsman (p), George Van Eps (g), Phil Stevens (b), Nick Fatool (d).

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This story appears courtesy of JazzWax by Marc Myers.
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