Historic Jazz Concert at Music Inn

Historic Jazz Concert at Music Inn

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various artists. Historic Jazz Concert at Music Inn (Atlantic 1298).
33-1/3 rpm.

Music Inn, also called the Music Barn, was an inn, performance venue, and the summer program of jazz education for the Lenox School of Jazz, in Lenox Massachusetts. From 1957-1960, the school featuring faculty including Dizzy Gillespie, Jimmy Giuffre, Percy Heath, and Connie Kayvenue. The performance venue and inn was in in operation from 1950–1979.

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United States: New York, New York
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paper (overall material)
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vinyl (overall material)
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
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Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
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