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Jazz Musician James Moody

Jazz musician James Moody. Just after World War II, Moody joined the bebop big band of Dizzy Gillespie and played with Milt Jackson. His most famous recording is of an improvisatory piece he performed in 1949, now known as Moody's Mood For Love. Terry talked to him in 1996, about his CD, Young At Heart, (Warner Brothers) which had just been released. It is a collection of Frank Sinatra tunes. In this CD, Moody performed as vocalist, tenor/alto/soprano saxist and flutist. Some of the selections include Love and Marriage, Nancy, Only the Lonely and In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning. (ORIGINAL BROADCAST: 7

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