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Rediske, Johannes (1926 - 1975), electric guitarist

Heidi Boulton

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 Berlin, 11 Aug 1926; d Berlin, 22 Jan 1975). German electric guitarist. He was the founder in 1947 of the group Berlin Swingsters, which performed at American clubs and on broadcasts of the Armed Forces Network. From 1948 he led a swing quartet and from 1949 a swing quintet, both of which performed on radio and television and from 1951 to 1959 made recordings (including Moonlight in Vermont

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