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Jazz History 3/12/08 Artie Shaw Artie Shaw (1910-2004) Born in New York and raised in Connecticut Bandleader, clarinetist, scholar, and international sex symbol “King of the Clarinet” Third Stream innovator One of the top clarinetists of the 20 th century Collection at UofA “the youth of germany – which cannot dance, hear good jazz, use cosmetics, which must work, fight and bear children – still thinks of the U.S. as a land of plenty, the land of skyscrapers and Artie Shaw and Clark Gable.” -Time “news Between The Lines.” -Europeans even liked artie. Hitler though, did not like jazz at all and called it Nigger Jew Music. The Wives Married to Lana Turner and Ava Gardner. Married 8 times in all. Lana Turner was 19 years old and an actress at the time of marrage About Ava Gardner o “you run into a party and (a) woman comes up to you. She is the most beautiful creature you ever say –ava Gardner—and says, “I like you… MISSED THE REST OF NOTES
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