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        Augie Col+¦n was known as the "Grandfather of Percussion" in his home of Hawaii, where he was a popular session musician and bandleader. He is best known outside of the island state through his association with exotica bandleader Martin Denny. Col+¦n can be heard on Denny's classic 1959 recording "Quiet Village" providing not only percussion but the distinctive birdcalls that are voiced in the recording as well. Col+¦n passed away at the age of 76 on June 11, 2004, after sufferi... Read more

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