Album 1973 Nassau

  • April 19, 2011

    Ray Charles Live At The Nassau Coliseum (1973)

    Tony Horowitz (his mother was in the audience), on trumpet. George Wein’s bill of the last night of the second Newport Jazz Festival, on 8 July 1973 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale on Long Island, carried the names of  Duke Ellington, Ray Charles, Donny Hathaway, Aretha Franklin, and Tito Puente. Cf. this squib, this […]

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