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(February 17, 2016) Louis Armstrong with Leon Thomas – The Creator Has A Master Plan (Peace)

From the 1970 album, Louis Armstrong and His Friends.  This was Armstrong’s last release before his death.  Bob Thiele at Flying Dutchman Records convinced Armstrong that it would be a good idea to put out a “friends” record for his … Continue reading

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(May 8, 2013): Leon Thomas starring Freddie Hubbard – One

From the 1980 live album, Piece of Cake.  This LP was the last release by Thomas as a leader.  The song comes from the first album released by Thomas, the 1969 Spirits Known and Unknown.  Freddie Hubbard’s trumpet solo here was originally … Continue reading

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