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Howard, Bob (1906 - 1986), singer, pianist

in Grove Music Online

Volume Grove Music Online - The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition, issue Published in print January 2002 |
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9781561592630

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(b Newton, MA, 20 June 1906; d Mount Kisco, NY, 3 Dec 1986). American singer and pianist. In 1926 he moved to New York, where he performed as a solo act and held long residencies at various clubs, including the Famous Door and the Hickory House. He began his recording career in 1931, and during the mid-1930s took part in a number of sessions with such notable musicians as

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