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Jazz Musician of the Day: Grant Green

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Grant Green
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JAZZ MUSICIAN OF THE DAY


Grant Green

Green was born on June 6, 1931 in St. Louis, Missouri. He first performed in a professional setting at the age of 13. His early influences were Charlie Christian and Charlie Parker; however... more


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