This Day in History: 1971-07-08

Charlie Shavers, American jazz trumpeter, played in Vernon Arab Big Band, with the Hardy Bros, member of Frankie Fairfax’s band and John Kirby Sextet, played with the Tommy Dorsey band and Benny Goodman’s band, co-led his own sextet, known for his technical prowess, died in NYC.

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