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Oliver, Sy

Barry Kernfeld

in African American National Biography

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780195301731
Oliver, Sy

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jazz arranger, composer, and trumpeter, was born Melvin James Oliver in Battle Creek, Michigan, the son of Melvin Clarence Oliver,

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Subjects: History

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