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Twenty years ago, Jazz pioneer Buddy Bolden got a headstone

Posted on by John McCusker

As reported by the Washington Post. I gave my tour that day to Buddy Bolden’s grand-daughter and grand-niece. It was an incredible day that saw us shadowed by National Public Radio. And the big bonus was that was the first time I ever went in the house. It’s our jazz landmark of the month.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/lifestyle/style/1996/11/03/thought-i-heard-buddy-bolden-play-one-more-time/548cf1c3-434c-43a1-a962-7e090571c8b6/