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Helen Merrill Discusses Working with Gil Evans for the Final Time.

Singer Helen Merrill. Her latest album features arrangements by the late Gil Evans, with whom she first worked over 30 years ago. Merrill was one of the most acclaimed jazz stars of the 50s when she left America for Italy and then Japan.


Other segments from the episode on May 26, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 26, 1988: Interview with Patty Duke; Review of Run-DMC's and the Fresh Prince and Jazzy Jeff's albums "Tougher than Leather" and "He's the D.J., I'm the Rapper";…


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