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Kansas City Six With Lester Young – Complete Session

LP (Item 541600) Commodore, 1944 — Condition: Sealed
Features John Simmons on bass, Jo Jones on drums, Joe Bushkin on piano, Dicky Wells on trombone, and Bill Coleman on trumpet.  © 1996-2024, Dusty Groove, Inc.

Sealed

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