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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trumpeter Don Goldie was born this date in Newark, N.J., in 1930. He recorded brilliant solos with the Jack Teagarden Band during an association that began in 1959.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trombonist J.J. Johnson was born this date in 1924 in Indianapolis. His virtuosity, pure sound and harmonic sophistication helped bring the trombone to the frontline in bebop. His best-known composition, recorded by many contemporary musicians, is "Lament
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trumpeter Wendell Culley was born this day in 1906 in Worcester, Mass. He worked with Cab Calloway, Lionel Hampton and Count Basie, principally as a section player.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Composer Eddie Heywood was born this day in 1915 in Atlanta. He is best remembered for his tunes "Canadian Sunset" and "Soft Summer Breeze."
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Trumpeter and arranger Andy Gibson was born this day in 1913 in Zanesville, Ohio. He spent much of the 1930s playing in a succession of big bands before becoming a free-lance arranger for Count Basie, Charlie Barnet, Cab Calloway and Harry James.
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Jazz Notes: Goings on in the jazz world

Today is Nov. 7.
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WAX2000120510 - 05 DECEMBER 2000 - NEW YORK, NEW YORK, USA: Jerry Fishman, left, president and CEO, Analog Devices, Inc., and Ron Smith, right, vice president and general manager of Intel Corporation's Wireless Communications and Computing Group, examine a schematic of the new Digital Signal Processor (DSP) architecture the two companies developed jointly. The companies announced the architecture at a news conference in New York on December 5, 2000. The new architecture enables vast improvements in programmability, performance and power consumption and is optimized for processing in modem, audio, video, image and voice signals in battery-powered devices. rlw/WirePix /Jim Sulley UPI
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Ronnie Bernard Smith (born November 20, 1956 in Lakeland, Florida) is a former professional American football wide receiver in the National Football League for six seasons for the Los Angeles Rams, the San Diego Chargers, and the Philadelphia Eagles. He scored a touchdown in Super Bowl XIV.

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