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Jazz Musician of the Day: Charlie Christian

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Charlie Christian
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Charlie Christian

As the man who popularized the guitar in a jazz setting, his legacy lives on. Charlie Christian was born on July 29, 1916 in Bonham, Texas but was raised in Oklahoma City from the time he was two years old... more


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