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Jazz Musician of the Day: Marcus Printup

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Marcus Printup
All About Jazz is celebrating Marcus Printup's birthday today!

Marcus Printup, who was born and raised in Conyers, Georgia, had his first musical experiences hearing the fiery gospel music his parents sang in church, and would later discover jazz as a senior in high school. While attending the University of North Florida on a music scholarship, he won the International Trumpet Guild Jazz Trumpet Competition. In 1991, Mr. Printup\'s life changed drastically when he met his mentor to this day... Read more.

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