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Featuring Benny Moten and his Kansas City Orchestra 1/3/10

On this edition of Jazz Decades, host Ray Smith features favorite and forgotten tunes from the swing era, including four cuts from Benny Moten and his Kansas City Orchestra.

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Jazz Decades features traditional jazz, big band, and swing from the 20th century and earlier, including recordings from as early as 1890. Host Ray Smith has been the voice of Jazz Decades for more than 30 years, culling his programs from the more than 90,000 titles in his personal collection.

 

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