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Christopher Hollyday "Knows Which Licks to Play" Even at the Young Age of 20.

Jazz Critic Kevin Whitehead profiles the young alto saxophonist Christopher Hollyday. While still in his teens, Hollyday toured with bandleader Maynard Ferguson and headlined at New York's Village Vanguard. Hollyday plays in the style of Charlie Parker, the great bop alto saxophonist.

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Other segments from the episode on August 14, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 14, 1989: Interview with Sylvia Earle; Review of Christopher Hollyday's album "Christopher Hollyday"; Interview with Phillip Hoose; Review of the television program…

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