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Unformatted text preview: Musician Art Tatum Art Tatum *1909-1956 *Severely limited vision *Amazing Technique & velocity at piano *Reharmonization * Willow Weep for Me * Tiger Rag Coleman Hawkins Coleman Hawkins * Body & Soul – A famous pop song, he plays nothing resembling the original melody. *Extensive use of the tri-tone substitution. *Very advanced harmonic concepts. I Got Rhythm I Got Rhythm *Don Byas (Tenor Sax) *Slam Stewart (Bass) *Recorded 6/9/1945 *Don Byas – very advanced tenor sax *Slam Stewart known for bowed/sung solos...
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- Django Reinhardt, Bebop Charlie Christian, *Don Byas, w/ Goodman sextet, tenor sax *Slam