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Remembering Art Blakey

Fresh Air remembers hard bop drummer Art Blakey with an interview excerpt from 1979. Blakey passed away yesterday at the age of 71.

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Other segments from the episode on October 17, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, Octobrer 17, 1990: Interview with L.J. Davis; Review of three albums by Randy Weston; Interview with John Updike; Obituary for Art Blakey.

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