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Jazz April Birthdays #20: Lionel Hampton, Tito Puente | April 20, 2013

Lionel Hampton graces the 2013 Jazz Appreciation Month poster

Lionel Hampton graces the 2013 Jazz Appreciation Month poster

Every  day I look forward to getting with my instruments, trying new things.  –Lionel Hampton

Tito Puente  credit:  jazztimes.com

Tito Puente
credit: Jimmy Katz

“Sometimes jazz can be boring, but I give it a new twist.”  –Tito Puente

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