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Ruth remembers Milt Buckner

Posted in jazz, Lionel Hampton, Milt Buckner with tags , , , , , , , on November 12, 2011 by crownpropeller

Some days ago I received a very nice email from Ruth Gilson who has – as she says – “been an avid Milt Buckner for years”. Ruth who is now 80 years of age wanted to know if I would like to read about her personal interactions with Milt Buckner when he was booked into her local Holiday Inn Supper Club for a month every year. And of course I wanted to read that!  Continue reading