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Eldridge, (David) Roy [‘Little Jazz’]locked

  • Gunther Schuller


(b Pittsburgh, Jan 30, 1911; d New York, Feb 26, 1989). American jazz trumpeter, brother of the alto saxophonist Joe Eldridge. After serving apprenticeships with several territory bands in the Ohio Valley area and the Midwest, he went to New York in 1930...

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