Gene Sedric

Gene Sedric

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Wail Of The Scromph (Album Version)

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A longtime member of Fats Waller's Rhythm, Gene Sedric appeared on many records with the great pianist, taking consistently colorful clarinet and tenor solos. Known as "Honey Bear" after a period in the '30s when he often wore a camel-hair overcoat, Sedric had a warm sound on his horns that fit his nickname. His father was a ragtime pianist. Sedric started his career playing with Charlie Creath in St. Louis, and other early gigs included associations with Fate Marable, Dewey Jac... Read more

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