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ART GROOTFONTEIN – Snap!shots of the Year

It’s a wonderful file!

I guess I’m a little bit late at the party, but lately I’m late at all parties, and hence I guess that’s OK.
So, join “Stanley Portobello, the famous but discreet spyparazzi! Although he had a lot of hard work to do, he never lost his artistic sense of espionage.”
A short film by [...]

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Charlie Parker – Ko Ko

And now for something different…
Charles Parker, Jr. (August 29, 1920 – March 12, 1955) was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.
Koko was recorded on November 26, 1945 in New York City at Savoy Records, with Charlie Parker (alto saxophone), Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet), Sadik Hakim (piano), Curly Russell (bass), and Max Roach (drums).
The video has [...]

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