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Considering what has come to be the normal meaning of a "halfway house," many listeners who are familiar with the lifestyles of the poor and musical could justifiably assume that the Halfway House Orchestra was some kind of entertaining diversion and/or treatment project for recovering addicts with musical talent. While there were New Orleans jazz musicians in the '20s whose carousing could have gotten them stuffed into halfway houses, the one that the orchestra was named after ... Read more

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