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Trumpeter and Cornetist Paul Smoker Featured on Two New Albums.

Jazz Critic Kevin Whitehead reviews two new albums featuring trumpeter Paul Smoker. Smoker studied trumpet with Doc Severinsen and has played in a varied of settings, including orchestras, brass quintets and circus bands.


Other segments from the episode on May 16, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 16, 1988: Interview with Jim Lehrer; Review of the Paul Smoker Trio's and Joint Venture's albums "Alone" and "Joint Venture"; Interview with Jacob Lawrence; Review of…


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