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Herb Ellis

Jazz Guitar Greats Episode 3 of 4

Following on from last year's King's Of Cool, jazz lover Moira Stuart turns her attention to the Jazz Guitar Greats - exploring the personal lives and careers of some of her favourite jazz guitarists.

Moira talks candidly to Herb Ellis' son Mitch about what it was like growing up surrounded by some of the jazz greats including Oscar Peterson and Ella Fitzgerald. We'll also hear from author and broadcaster Alyn Shipton about what made Herb so special and about his time with the Oscar Peterson Trio.

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57 minutes

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Tue 10 Sep 2013 22:00