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Look For The Silver Lining
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The Touch Of Your Lips
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Avalon
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Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise
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You Took Advantage Of Me

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A middle-register, cool-toned fl++gelhornist who also contributes occasional vocals, Jackie Coon's likable style has been an asset to many informal mainstream sessions. Coon, who grew up in Southern California, was inspired to play trumpet after hearing Louis Armstrong's "West End Blues." He spent a few months with Jack Teagarden's band (some of the music from radio broadcasts has been released by Arbors) and had gigs with Charlie Barnet, Louis Prima, and Earl Hines, making his ... Read more

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