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Jazz Musician of the Day: Bobby Hutcherson

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Bobby Hutcherson
All About Jazz is celebrating Bobby Hutcherson's birthday today!

Early Years Bobby Hutcherson was born in Los Angeles, California on 27 January 1941. He grew up in Pasdena. Hutcherson was exposed to jazz from an early age, and his family had some connections to the local jazz scene. (His brother was a high-school friend of Dexter Gordon and his sister would later date Eric Dolphy.) He started studying piano as at age nine, but he found the formality of the training stifling. In his teens... Read more.

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